The U.S. government said 277 shipments to Afghanistan had false shipment receipts.
Despite presence of federal mediator 'no further agreements have been reached.'
ILWU sends PMA proposals, as Congressman Bill Shuster writes to president about West Coast Longshore negotiations.
Carriers are benefiting from lower oil prices, but face capacity overhang.
Hueneme CEO says port could offer relieve valve for congestion.
Analysts from IHS Maritime & Trade predict continued increases in fatal incidents in both the shipping and passenger sectors.