ABI union workers locked out; 2 of 3 potlines stopped

Union workers - members of Syndicat des Métallos and the United Steelworkers union - have been locked out of the Aluminerie de Bécancour Inc (ABI) aluminum smelter in the Canadian province of Quebec, with operations stopping on two of the smelter's three potlines.

The company locked out workers with Local 9700 starting at 3am local time on Thursday January 11, Syndicat des Métallos said in a post on its website. A union spokeswoman...


Kirk Maltais

January 12, 2018

01:29 GMT