Nissan and Walmart say they have effective plans to minimize impact of West Coast port delays.
First lock gate for new Pacific entrance of the canal was installed.
Despite presence of federal mediator 'no further agreements have been reached.'
Ports, airports and railways ready to implement winter contingency plans.
BlueWater Reporting shows 15 of 25 services have some sort of schedule disruption to Oakland, reflecting how delays in Los Angeles and Long Beach have impacted carrier schedules.
Centralized industry offices will be able to uniformly process import documents better than ports.