BCMEA and ILWU Local 514 reach tentative agreement

The Chamber of Shipping reports that the British Columbia Maritime Employers Association (BCMEA) and the International Longshore & Warehouse Union (ILWU) Local 514 Ship and Dock Foremen reached a tentative agreement on October 2, 2019.

The last Foremen’s agreement expired on March 31, 2019 and negotiations resumed shortly after the longshore collective agreement was ratified at the end of June.

The parties have agreed that no details of the agreement will be released until the tentative agreement has been ratified by both parties.

Source: Chamber of Shipping, Vancouver, British Columbia

< Return