ILWU says it may take between eight to 10 days to unload a ship because of limits on longshore hiring.
Business groups tell Obama that the use of a mediator is imperative in longshore union talks.
Feds announce that they will assist ILWU and PMA in contract talks that have been going on since May.
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.
Bureau of Industry and Security said its amended rules reflect the ongoing export control progress made between the United States and India.