August 21, 2020 – The Port of Montreal will be resuming normal operations, ending an 11 day-old strike. The Maritime Employers Association announced this afternoon that a truce, for a seven months period, has been agreed to with the Montreal Stevedores Union. Earlier today, an agreement was also reached with the Montreal Checkers Union. The Maritime Employers Association will be communicating more details on the return to work schedule, so that shipping lines can take the appropriate steps to adjust their vessel schedules.