ILWU sends PMA proposals, as Congressman Bill Shuster writes to president about West Coast Longshore negotiations.
Despite presence of federal mediator 'no further agreements have been reached.'
PMA says it is not close to a new contract with the ILWU.
Ports, airports and railways ready to implement winter contingency plans.
BlueWater Reporting shows 15 of 25 services have some sort of schedule disruption to Oakland, reflecting how delays in Los Angeles and Long Beach have impacted carrier schedules.
Centralized industry offices will be able to uniformly process import documents better than ports.