Los Angeles Business Journal

Port Disruption Could Cost $50 Billion

Thursday, June 26, 2014

Manufacturers and retailers warn a work stoppage at West Coast ports could cost nearly $50 billion if trade is disrupted for as long as 20 days. The business groups issued the warning as negotiations for a labor contract are likely to extend beyond the June 30 expiration of the current agreement, the Los Angeles Times reports. Check out the Business Journal’s earlier coverage.