Strike blocks chemicals drop

Ovrebekk, Hilde
April 2007
ICIS Chemical Business;4/2/2007, Vol. 2 Issue 60, p30
Trade Publication
The article reports that port workers at Fos-Lavera in southern France voted on March 27, 2007 to continue a two-week-long strike at the port, a Marseille port authority spokesman said. As the dispute entered its 15th day, 51 ships had been blocked from entering the hub, including 17 chemical tankers. Port employees stopped working on March 14, 2007 in protest at the latest development at the port, a gas terminal operated by Gaz de France, according to the author.


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