Employers "hopeful that this will allow us to move toward conclusion of an agreement in the near term."
Container carriers are announcing West Coast port congestion charges of $1,000 per FEU
Liner carriers in the transpacific say they will begin to impose a $1,000-per-FEU surcharge on Monday.
Port of Long Beach CEO said ports are in a "perfect position" to play this role.
Flexi-Van executive says "misplaced" chassis have aggravated congestion.
ICTSI Oregon says actions against it are "far beyond what other West Coast ports are experiencing."