• Spanish strike escalates to European ports The strikes at ports in Spain by dock workers have taken a new twist and is set to escalate to a Europe-wide level, with potentially serious implications for the shipping industry. The International Dockworkers Council has called for dockworkers at all European ports to cease work from 10am to midday on June 29 to show […] Fwd News 0 Comments June 29, 2017
  • A new wave of strikes hits Chilean ports Hundreds of trucks are queuing at borders of Chile as customs officers refuse to process import and export goods as part of an industrial action that is affecting the public sector across the South American country. The potential cost of lost trade to the fresh fruit sector is somewhere in the region of US$300 million, […] Fwd News 0 Comments November 18, 2016