7 Dec 2012
USA West Coast Strike

We are pleased to advise that negotiations have been successful and that all services at the ports have resumed.

Import USA to NZ (East Coast/US Gulf) – Possible Pending Strike Action

As a new contract has not yet been signed between the ILA and USMX we are forced to advise that effective 30th December 2012, if a port strike goes ahead, a Strike Surcharge will be introduced. This surcharge will only apply to bookings where the controlling party has requested or agreed to be…

 
30 Nov 2012
Strike at Ports of Long Beach and Los Angeles

The Office Clerks Union (OCU) began a strike at one terminal, which has expanded to most terminals. The ILWU has refused to cross the picket lines, effectively shutting down the ports.  Mondiale/Brennan’s contingency plan is to not adjust any routings this week, but rather wait to gauge whether or…

 
21 Sep 2012
East Coast/US Gulf USA Strike Action Averted for Now

Further to the advice we sent out yesterday the USA East Coast/US Gulf port strike has been deferred (90 days) taking it out to 29th Dec (see below).    As always we will keep you fully updated. ILA, USMX Agree to 90-Day Extension : Contract expiration pushed back to Dec. 29 The International…

20 Sep 2012
Export NZ to USA LCL (East Coast/US Gulf) – Possible Pending Strike Action

To cover the potentional shipping line Port Congestion Surcharges Mondiale will charge the following on export LCL to the USA ;  LCL Congestion Surcharge        USD 32.00 per m3 or 1000Kgs (Effective 30th September 2012)  Should there be no labour action and subsequent congestion disruption this…

Import USA to NZ (East Coast/US Gulf) – Possible Pending Strike Action

Further to our advice on our September schedule regarding contract talks between the ILA and USMX and the fact it  leaves some doubt that a new contract will be in place by September 30th. Mondiale/Brennan is still optimistic that the two sides will be able to meet an agreement in time to prevent…

 
31 Aug 2012
NZ to USA LCL (East Coast/US Gulf) – Possible Pending Strike Action

There will be no disruption to export LCL seafreight to the USA if the strike goes ahead.  The reason for this is that all LCL that Mondiale ship to the USA goes via the port of Los Angeles (West Coast).

USA to NZ LCL (East Coast/US Gulf) – Possible Pending Strike Action

There has been recent news regarding contract talks between the ILA and USMX leaves some doubt that a new contract will be in place by September 30th.   Mondiale/Brennan is still optimistic that the two sides will be able to meet an agreement in time to prevent any disruption.   However if a strike…

 
13 Apr 2012
Auckland Port Update

Whilst we have seen some form of restoration to normal operations with the recent return of workers, we are continuing to feel the affects of the industrial action at the Ports of Auckland, and this is expected to continue over the upcoming weeks. Despite mediation discussions over the last two…

4 Apr 2012
Update - 4th April - Auckland Port

UPDATE ON INDUSTRIAL ACTION AT PORTS OF AUCKLAND   POAL have announced that they had cancelled the lockout which was due to start on 6 April, on the basis that the parties return to the bargaining table. MUNZ members are expected to be back at work 6 April at latest, but we will keep you…

3 Apr 2012
Update - 3rd April - Auckland Port

UPDATE ON INDUSTRIAL ACTION AT PORTS OF AUCKLAND   POAL have announced that they had cancelled the lockout which was due to start on 6 April, on the basis that the parties return to the bargaining table. MUNZ members are expected to be back at work 6 April at latest, but we will keep you updated…

2 Apr 2012
Update - 2nd April - Auckland Port

UPDATE ON INDUSTRIAL ACTION AT PORTS OF AUCKLAND POAL have announced that they had cancelled the lockout which was due to start on 6 April, on the basis that the parties return to the bargaining table. MUNZ members are expected to be back at work 6 April at latest, but we will keep you updated of…

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