The U.S. government said 277 shipments to Afghanistan had false shipment receipts.
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.'
Analysts from IHS Maritime & Trade predict continued increases in fatal incidents in both the shipping and passenger sectors.
According to IHS Maritime and Trade, attacks on the port city of Mariupol have severely disrupted trading and the transport of fuel and industrial supplies in the Ukraine.
Port of Long Beach CEO said ports are in a "perfect position" to play this role.