Maritime Trades Department, AFL–CIO ( MTD) is one of seven constitutionally-mandated departments of the AFL-CIO. Formed on August 19, 1946 by the American Federation of Labor, the stated goal of the Department is to give "workers employed in the maritime industry and its allied trades a voice in shaping national policy."
In efforts to support the U.S. maritime industry, MTD has helped promote legislation such as:
The MTD has a network of 19 port maritime councils across the
United States and Canada, as well as 24 affiliate unions.
Affiliated unions [ edit ]
Bakery, Confectionery, Tobacco Workers and Grain Millers International Union
International Brotherhood of Boilermakers, Iron Ship Builders, Blacksmiths, Forgers and Helpers
Communications Workers of America
International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers
International Union of Elevator Constructors
International Union of Operating Engineers
International Association of Fire Fighters
Glass, Molders, Pottery, Plastics and Allied Workers International Union
International Association of Bridge, Structural, Ornamental and Reinforcing Iron Workers
United Mine Workers of America International Union of Allied, Novelty and Production Workers, AFL-CIO.
Office and Professional Employees International Union
International Union of Painters and Allied Trades of the United States and Canada
Operative Plasterers' and Cement Masons' International Association of the United States and Canada
United Association of Journeymen and Apprentices of the Plumbing and Pipe Fitting Industry of the United States and Canada
Seafarers International Union of North America
Sheet Metal Workers' International Association
American Federation of State, County and Municipal Employees
United Steel, Paper & Forestry, Rubber, Manufacturing, Energy, Allied Industrial & Service Workers International Union
Transportation and Communications International Union IAM
Presidents [ edit ]
See also [ edit ]
^ a b c d De La Pedraja Tomán, 1994, p. 394.
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