Update on Container Operations at the Port of Montreal

We would like to inform our customers that the Maritime Employer’s Association at the Port of Montreal has received a strike notice, which will be starting on Thursday, July 2nd at 3:00 PM EST and ending on Saturday, July 4th at 6:59 AM EST. This will result in a work stoppage for 2 of the 19 terminals operated by MGTP at the Port of Montreal, during this time.  These pressure tactics exercised by the Longshoremen’s Union, will…

Canada – Container Terminal & Rail Service Update

Canadian ocean freight terminals both on the West Coast, as well as East Coast, are currently experiencing longer than normal dwell times. Numerous factors including port congestion and bad weather conditions at Northern China Ports of Shanghai, Qingdao and Ningbo have led to vessel departure and arrival delays ultimately resulting in missed berthing windows at…