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Contract extension averts dockworkers strike – for now – at US East and Gulf coast ports (3/14/2013)
NEW YORK, N.Y. – Dockworkers along the East
Coast and the Gulf of Mexico agreed Friday to
extend their contract for more than a month,
averting a weekend strike that could have
crippled major ports from Boston to Houston and
bottled up billions of dollars’ worth of cargo.