NEW YORK — Apparel importers took heart in the news late Friday that West Coast longshoremen and port operators had reached a tentative agreement in their bitter contract talks.
But with the mediator handling the negotiations emphasizing that there is still a long way to go and shippers continuing to work through the backlog of merchandise that built up during last month’s dock shutdown, shippers said they aren’t expecting smooth sailing through to Christmas.
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