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Strike in Catalonia 18th October 2019

Posted on Wednesday, October 16th, 2019

We have received the following email from our Barcelona partners: “You may have seen on the news that the situation in Catalonia between pro-independence and against is getting worse. Last Monday a condemnatory sentence by the General Court against the pro-independence politicians was announced. That has caused a huge reaction in all Catalonia territory, with […]

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G7 summit – delays at the Irun border

Posted on Friday, August 23rd, 2019

We have been informed by ANTRAM – Portuguese Association of Public Transporters of Goods – of a temporary circulation restriction as a precautionary security measure in view of the G7 summit in Biarritz. Additionally, we have been advised of restrictions in force on the French side, as well more specific restrictions for exit 1 Hendaye […]

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Strike in Catalonia 8th/9th November 2017

Posted on Wednesday, November 8th, 2017

We have received information from our Catalonian partners that today, and probably tomorrow, there are strikes. Many of the roads are blocked, including the A2, and many domestic hauliers have had to stop. Undoubtedly there shall be late deliveries/collections, all of which are outside of our control. Please keep in touch with our operational teams […]

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Strike in Italy 30/31 Oct 17

Posted on Friday, October 27th, 2017

Please be advised that the Italian unions for logistics and transport have called for a strike on 30th and 31st October. This means that many carriers and hauliers will adhere to this which will undoubtedly result in delays for collections and deliveries affecting transit times. Please stay in touch with our operational department for updates.

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Yet another strike in Greece

Posted on Monday, December 5th, 2016

We would like to inform you that the strike of P.N.O.(Panhellenic Seamen Federation), which began on Friday 2/12, is to continue for yet another extension until 0600hrs December 11th. The strike will undoubtedly cause serious difficulties in the servicing of trucks in ports, as they will not be able to embark/disembark from ships. If the […]

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Fraudulent use of our address

Posted on Thursday, March 31st, 2016

It has been brought to our attention that a company under the name of MBD Transport is using our address on its contacts page, bizarrely as their Italian address. We have also been contacted by a company in Gibraltar who has been affected financially by Bill of Lading fraud by this company. I wish to […]

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