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Register for Port Politics Seminar in Portland, OR, by Association of Pacific Ports

APP FLY-IN, FLY-OUT SEMINAR “Port Politics: Finding Common Ground Between  Ports and Surrounding Communities” Thursday, May 28, 2015 9:30 AM – 3:00 PM Portland International Airport (PDX) Conference Center Portland, Oregon USA Please join us for a timely seminar on political issues facing Pacific ports. Find common ground with surrounding communities on vital economic growth as well […]

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Port of Oakland Board Meeting on March 26th – Supplemental Agenda

Please click here to view the the supplemental board agenda for the March 26th board meeting.  Please note that item 4.2 has been supplemented along with all of the resolutions and ordinances for the meeting. To view all of the agenda related materials please visit the Port of Oakland website at:  http://www.portofoakland.com/about/legistar.aspx

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Association of Pacific Ports February Newsletter: Winter Conference Wrap-Up, New APP Associate Members, Port News

The Pacific Current  February 26, 2015 Our 2015 Winter Conference was a success!   An all star cast of speakers headlined APP’s well attended Winter Conference in January. Photos and PowerPoint presentations are linked below! Check out news about what’s happening at individual Pacific ports, new APP Associate Members, our upcoming 102nd Annual Conference in Taiwan in August, and much […]

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  • by BPC Staff
  • February 6, 2015
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West-coast Ports Deal ‘Extremely Close’

West-coast Ports Deal ‘Extremely Close’ Thursday, 05 February 2015 Union urges employers not to shut down terminal operations and to settle ‘a few remaining issues’ at the negotiating table. The International Longshore and Warehouse Union (ILWU) yesterday said it “extremely close” to an agreement with port employers that could end the long dispute between dockworkers […]

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  • by BPC Staff
  • February 5, 2015
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West Coast Seaports May Shut Down in Five Days

Sacramento Bee: West Coast port employers: Shutdown could be 5 days away “West Coast seaports could shut down in as soon as five days — hobbling U.S. trade with Asia — if dockworkers and their employers cannot reach a new contract, the head of a maritime association warned Wednesday in remarks intended to pressure an […]

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