18 Oct 2011
** Update ** Trucking Strike in Italy - week 24th to 28th October **

Further to our earlier advice it seems this strike will be taking place on week 24th - 28th October.  This strike will affect the San Francisco Express / Kota Permassan - closing off 28th Oct - ETD 18th Dec.  We will keep you updated of any further developments.

29 Sep 2011
Trucking Strike in Italy : Week 3rd - 7th October

Currently a trucking strike is planned to take place in Italy next week which will prevent the pickup and shipment of both LCL and FCL consignments. Should the situation change we will automatically proceed with organising shipment of any of your consignments ready over this period, but at this…

27 May 2011
Cancellation of Strike Action in Australia

There are ongoing meetings this morning in Australia surrounding the current stikes at Patricks Terminals. The strike will be called off and opertations will return to normal later on today. There will be backlogs and some delays as the terminals catch up. Please refer to our website for up to…

Australia - Wharfies' strike action cancelled

Video: MUA lifts industrial action (Lateline) The Maritime Union of Australia (MUA) will meet with port workers in Sydney, Brisbane and Fremantle this morning to call off industrial action. Workers are fighting for an 18 per cent pay rise over three years, but stevedoring company Patrick is not…

10 May 2011
Cancelled - Strike in VTE Genova port

We are happy to advise the earlier mentioned truckers strike has been cancelled.

5 May 2011
Strike in VTE Genova port

Our Italian agents have just been advised about new strikes that could take place in Italy:-Strike in all Italian ports on 6th May 2011Strike of trucking companies for cntr loading from 9th May to 13th MayFor the time being, none of these strikes have been confirmed 100%, but we wish to inform you…

25 Feb 2011
French Port Situation

For most of this year French main ports of Le Havre and Fos (Marseille) have been severely affected by Industrial action.  This is a carry over from similar actions taken late last year. Most shipping lines have restricted their port calls and in some cases stopping them completely, over this…

24 Jan 2011
French Seafreight Situation

Port strikes in France have resulted in a number of containers being shortshipped and more recently most shipping lines cancelling port calls at Le Havre Port in the North and Fos (Marseille) in the South.   The situation has taken a turn for the worse with striking French…

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