Truckers have shut down the Port of Oakland in protest of Assembly Bill 5 (AB5)
Hundreds picketed gates on Wednesday and blocked drivers from hauling cargo
As a result, port productivity has diminished and container wait times have risen
Pot officials warn continued protests will exacerbate supply-chain issues
Organizers say protests will continue until Gov. Newsom agrees to meet
AB5 sets tougher standards for classifying workers as independent contractors
Protesters fear the law will impose hefty costs that will slash their earnings
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