Stalemate continues in port talks between BCMEA and ILWU

With the latest update from the British Columbia Marine Employers Association posted on the net on January 23rd, it would appear that the two sides have reached a bit of an impasse as no new developments were announced, nor much in the way of progress was reported from the latest discussions.
In a very short statement posted by the BCMEA on their website, they advise that “The BCMEA provided a comprehensive response to the Union’s proposals dated January 15, 2009. Notwithstanding this effort, no further progress has been made.”…

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