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ILWU and grain elevators reach tentative agreement

Federal Mediation and Conciliation Services said it would neither comment on nor disclose the terms of the agreement on a contract with grain elevator operators.

   The federal agency, whose mediators assisted the two sides in
negotiations, said it would neither comment on nor disclose the terms
of the agreement, which replaces an agreement that expired in September
2012.

Chris Dupin

Chris Dupin has written about trade and transportation and other business subjects for a variety of publications before joining American Shipper and Freightwaves.