What’s Causing So Many Port Strikes? It May be the Profits

Besides congestion, strikes at major ports in Europe, Asia and North America have become another addition to multiple challenges facing shippers. UK is the latest country teetering on the edge of a potential port strike. This could severely affect shipping at Felixstowe and Liverpool, two of UK’s major ports.

Interestingly, the port strikes have spread to countries like Germany, where they have not occurred in the last three decades.


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