Update 4 on the announced strike action at Port of Felixstowe
Dear Valued Customer,
At the Port of Felixstowe, strike action is currently under way until Monday 29 August and affecting logistics operations in and out of the UK.
Since the strike was announced, Hamburg Süd teams have been hard at work looking to minimise disruption to customer supply chains and give you all the tools and information needed to plan ahead effectively.z
Our contingency measures are in place to combat the circumstances at Felixstowe, including making changes to our vessel line-up to maximise available labour at the immediate conclusion of the strike. Please see below for the latest details:
|AE6||MSC Sveva 227W||OMIT||OMIT|
|AE7||Evelyn Maersk 227W||29-Aug||01-Sep|
|AE6||MSC Kalina 228W||02-Sep||07-Sep|
|AE55||Maersk Cambridge 229W||01-Sep||06-Sep|
|AE6||MSC Aurora 229W||08-Sep||13-Sep|
|AE7|| MSC Hamburg 228W||09-Sep||11-Sep|
|AE6||MSC Allegra 230W||10-Sep||15-Sep|
|AE55||MSC Amelia 230W||06-Sep||13-Sep|
*Correct at the time of the advisory – subject to change
Once normal service resumes at the end of the strike, we anticipate demand for carrier haulage to be at very high levels and therefore encourage customers to book early.
If your cargo is affected by the above contingencies, your local Customer Experience representative will reach out to you as your booking is updated. If you need further help or have any questions, please get in touch with us via your usual contact or on (+44) 161 619 0800 .
We will continue to do all in our power to minimise the impact of strike action on your supply chain and look forward to continuing to serve your integrated logistics needs in the future. If you have any queries at all, please do not hesitate to get in touch. Our teams are always by your side.
Your Hamburg Süd Team