France – Strikes Update

DUNKIRK
no strike notice, all different terminals in Dunkirk working normaly

LE HAVRE
TOTAL refinery + Total Petrochemical  strike extended untill undetermined period !!!
CIM still on strike UNTILL WEDNESDAY JUNE 1ST
(we understand crude and jet are being pumped to Exxon PJ and to Paris airports)
possible LE HAVRE port staff manoeuvring locks and bridges and dockers likely to be on strike thursday june 2nd for 24 hrs

PORT JEROME
no strike / Exxon refinery seems to be receiving crude fm CIM despite the strike

ROUEN
Port of ROUEN is operating normally for all liquid traffics.
Liquid terminals are operating as usual.

BREST
port /stock Brest terminal working normaly / no strike

LORIENT
In Lorient Port, for time being, Oil terminal is receiving products without any delays and / or limitation.
for next week-ends, strike notice from the tug company for the 2nd tug, which may delay the berthing of the vessels with LOA > 140 m ONLY during the week-ends.
There is a stevedores strike notice for the 02/06/16.
No loading / discharging ops may be performed by stevedores during this period.

DONGES
For Total Donges Terminal
No discharging/loading ops until further notice
No truck loading any cargo fm terminal
Towage strike fm 02/06 0900 to 03/06 0900

For Donges Arceau/Siplec
No discharging/loading ops until further notice
Loading by truck resumed at this stage
Towage strike fm 02/06 0900 to 03/06 0900

For St Nazaire /Montoir MLQ / TAA/TCH)TMDC
Towage strike fm 02/06 0900 to 03/06 0900

For Nantes
Towage strike fm 02/06 0900 to 03/06 0900

LA PALLICE
LIQUIDS
VESSELS OPERATED NORMALLY
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NEXT STRIKE WARNING FROM TOWAGE COMPANY
FM 03/06/2016 00H01 TILL 04/06/2016 23H59 RENEWABLE
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DRY / GENERAL CARGOES
VESSELS OPERATED NORMALLY
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NEXT STRIKE WARNING JUST RECEIVED FROM DOCKERS UNION
02/06/2016 00H01 / 23H59
THIS WILL AFFECT DRY AND GENERAL CARGOES.
NORMALLY LIQUIDS CARGOES NOT AFFECTED BY DOCKERS STRIKE
BUT HARD ACTIONS ARE STILL POSSIBLE SUCH AS LAST WEEK
WITH PORT BLOCUS LEADING TO FULL STOP OF TANKERS
OPERATIONS.

BORDEAUX
at present moment Port of Bordeaux operating normally for all liquid traffics (CPP/DPP/Gas)
All depots operating normally.

FOS/LAVERA
Strike is still affecting the following Terminals :
–       Petroleum Terminal of Fos and Lavera (Fluxel)
–       Kemone plant in Port Saint Louis
–       GDF gas plant in Fos sur Mer

Situation should remain unchanged until tomorrow morning may 31st (new meeting should be held) without guarantee that people will go back to work at the end of the meeting
Unions have called for a new strike on Thursday 02nd of June, tug company and port workers should go on strike for 24 hours.

SETE + PORT LA NOUVELLE
No strike


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