ILA and HEA reach new labour contract

The Halifax Port Authority would like to congratulate the Council of International Longshoreman’s Association (ILA) Locals and the Halifax Employers Association for the successful ratification of a tentative new labor contract. “We are pleased to see continued positive labor relations in the Port of Halifax ,” said Karen Oldfield, President and CEO, Halifax Port Authority. “The dedicated, hard-working men and women working in our port community are vital to all port ... [+]

CETA Implementation Positive Development for Canadian Importers/Exporters

The implementation of the Comprehensive Economic and Trade Agreement between Canada and the European Union is a positive development for Canadian importers and exporters. CETA, as the agreement is commonly known, is now in place and with that comes the reduction or elimination of a number of tariffs across a ... [+]

Halifax Port Authority President and CEO Contract Extension

The Halifax Port Authority Board of Directors has approved a contract extension for Karen Oldfield, President and CEO, until December 2018. The next few years are critical in the master planning for the Port of Halifax and Ms. Oldfield will be leading her team through this process, focusing on building ... [+]

Port of Halifax Offers Enhanced Container Tracking Tool

The Halifax Port Authority is now offering an enhanced web-tracking tool for importers and exporters moving containers through the Port of Halifax’s container terminals operated by Ceres-Halifax Inc. and Halterm Container Terminal Ltd. The existing site, Halifax Gets It There (, has been updated to include several new features designed to ... [+]

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