The longshore union says the 'few issues that remain unresolved relate directly to the carriers.'
ILWU says it may take between eight to 10 days to unload a ship because of limits on longshore hiring.
Despite presence of federal mediator 'no further agreements have been reached.'
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.