Truckers secure pay rise

Webber, Jude; Gibson, Jane
December 2006
ICIS Chemical Business;12/4/2006, Vol. 1 Issue 46, p16
Trade Publication
The article reports that Argentine lorry drivers demanding higher pay to transport petrochemicals cancelled a blockade of refineries in Buenos Aires, Argentina after winning a deal after negotiations brokered by the labor ministry. The blockade had threatened to spread and lead to shortages nationwide. Union leaders say drivers deserve the extra pay for transporting potentially hazardous lubricants, oils and chemicals.


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