If last week’s stoppages weren’t enough, the CGT labour union has called for another 4 day strike at France’s major ports in protest to their Governments proposals for the reform of their state pension system.
The strike commences with immediate effect, so it is clear that whilst efforts will be made to avoid where possible the routing of trailers via French ports, congestion elsewhere will have an effect on transit times.
Please stay in close contact with our operational departments as to any effects on your specific consignments which may be of a time critical nature.
Our Italian partner ITX Cargo has advised us that there are several towns in Italy which have been closed off by the Italian authorities. As a result it will not be possible to make any collections or deliveries in these towns. These listed so far are: 26845 Codogno26823 Castiglione d’Adda26841 Casalpusterlengo26861 Fombio26847 Maleo26867 Somaglia26821 Bertonico26827 […]
We expect it won’t come as any great surprise, given the fact that storm Ciara has battered most of the UK, but the Port of Dover has been temporarily closed during the weekend with the suspension of all sailings. We are advised that the port is now open, but as you can appreciate it will […]
As the Withdrawal Agreement has now been endorsed by all concerned, we can for sure say with some certainty that the process has now truly begun. Three years of debate now takes us to the next phase. Virtually everybody is giving customers their upshot on Brexit, what they are doing, have done so far, and […]
Good work Kurtis. Nice to know that when we’re ‘in a hole’, there’s someone else prepared to lift a shovel!