Montreal port to resume cargo activity after government strike intervention

The Supply Chain Journal

after the Canadian government forced an end to a strike by longshoremen, but it could take several days to work through freight backlogs and longer to resume normal operations, the port authority said. Container and bulk terminals at the Port of Montreal will open for business Monday at 7 A.M.

Montreal port to resume cargo activity after government strike intervention

The Supply Chain Journal

after the Canadian government forced an end to a strike by longshoremen, but it could take several days to work through freight backlogs and longer to resume normal operations, the port authority said. Container and bulk terminals at the Port of Montreal will open for business Monday at 7 A.M.

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Amazon Work Rules Govern Tweets, Body Odor of Contract Drivers

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Government Initiatives to Boost Electric Truck Market

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Making Governance and Compliance Part of the Manufacturing Process

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The LoadStar

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"Fix gaps in Brexit guidance to avoid delays and shortages," industry urges government

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How Government Regulations Impact the Supply Chain: 4 Tips for Shippers & Carriers

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Governments pledge action for seafarers at crucial crew change summit

Shipping and Freight Resource

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The LoadStar

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WFP Philippines boosts logistics to assist Government during pandemic

World Food Programme Logistics

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What the Government Shutdown Means for Transportation Operations

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World Food Programme Logistics

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The LoadStar

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Logistics Management

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Fleet Owner

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World Food Programme Logistics

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Supply Chain Brain

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The LoadStar

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The LoadStar

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The LoadStar

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