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Cargo Cleanup Begins as South Korean Truckers End Strike

Truckers Strike On Wage Rules Poses New Risk to Global Trade
Photographer: SeongJoon Cho/Bloomberg

Striking truckers in South Korea reached an agreement with the government, ending a weeklong work stoppage that threatened the nation’s economy and added to strains on global supply chains.

The drivers began returning to work Wednesday morning after agreeing to extend a freight rate system that guarantees minimum wages. (Click here for the latest story.)