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Strike at Port of Felixstowe Set to Upend Supply Chains

  • Labor dispute in coastal town to shutter harbor for eight days
  • Container terminal is nation’s busiest, vital for Asia trade
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WATCH: About 2,000 Felixstowe dockers are striking over pay. Lizzy Burden reports.Source: Bloomberg
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Site of the last attempted invasion of England, the coastal town of Felixstowe is about to absorb another shock from the sea. Only this time the problem will be with foreign ships that don’t come ashore.