NIT League questions the right of carriers to immediately implement congestion surcharges.
No rapid conclusion is expected in labor contract talks that have been ongoing for six months.
The ILWU and ILA will likely have concurrent contract negotiations, making cargo diversion difficult, an NRF official said.
Port director's tenure has seen projects to deepen harbor, raise Bayonne Bridge, expand marine terminals and intermodal rail.
Hueneme CEO says port could offer relief valve for congestion.
Consensus shows better growth than other parts of world.