Terminals should be blamed for labor shortages on West Coast, union officials say.
Founder of cargo booking website Cargo Chief traces origins to problems he faced as a shipper.
Councilman believes ports have taken "another step closer to a lockout."
Strong container and steel volumes led the way for a record year at the port.
Turnover rate among large U.S. truckload carriers increased 1 percent to an annualized rate of 97 percent in the third quarter of 2014.
The U.S. Federal Maritime Commission has received 12 ocean transportation intermediary license applications and changes for review.