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Union Pacific Halts Shipments From West Coast To Chicago To Ease “Significant Congestion”

Zero Hedge

By Tyler Durden

July 16, 2021

Brace for even more shortages.

Union Pacific is temporarily suspending eastbound service from West Coast port terminals to its Global IV intermodal facility in Chicago to help ease “significant congestion” at inland terminals, especially Chicago, and at the ports, Freight Waves reports. The suspension is aimed at helping ocean carriers reduce backlogs.

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