Tag - rail operations

Education workers disrupt rail traffic in Michoacán, halting cargo movements

In mid-July, teachers of the National Coordinator of Education Workers union began halting rail traffic in the municipality of Uruapan, in the state of Michoacán, Mexico. To discover what actions supply chain managers can consider to mitigate risk related to ongoing rail blockade events, download the Everstream report.

Wildfires Disrupt Rail Operations in British Columbia

In late June, severe wildfires raged across the province of British Columbia, Canada, causing disruptions to freight rail movement. The fires delayed rail operations in several areas, resulting in a backlog of loading and unloading at the Port of Vancouver. By July 9, a 48-hour rail traffic ban was...