UPDATED: Lock-Out Ended—Lock-Out Planned for Vancouver & Prince Rupert Ports

May 29, 2019
By Danielle Leonard

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UPDATE: The lock-out ended on Thursday just before 10:45 PT. A tentative agreement has been reached.

A formal notice has been sent to the International Longshore and Warehouse Union (ILWU) Canada stating that the British Columbia Maritime Employers Association (BCMEA) plans to lock-out dockworkers at the ports of Vancouver and Prince Rupert, effective at 8 am on Thursday, May 30.

We will continue to monitor this situation and offer updates as they become available. In the meantime, delays are expected. If Mohawk handles your cargo and it is impacted by this lock-out, your local Mohawk office will contact you directly.

Please reach out to your Mohawk customer service representative with any questions you may have.