Choking points in the Supply Chain

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Foreign Trade Zone
Photograph courtesy of Threewalls

This walk and drive explores logistics operations and labor conditions in “North America’s Largest Inland Port”, home to the BNSF and Union Pacific intermodal rail yards as well as Walmart, Home Depot and many other major corporations. The tour includes a presentation by Dredsen, an organizer of contracted rail workers, about his experiences on the rail line. The tour meets at Threewalls before carpooling to the CenterPoint Intermodal Center near Joliet, IL.

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