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Update 5 on the strike action at Port of Felixstowe

Dear Valued Customer,

The eight-day strike at the Port of Felixstowe has officially ended and and we glad to report that terminal operations have returned to normal.

During the strike period, Hamburg Süd teams worked hard to establish appropriate planning and contingencies to minimise disruption to customer supply chains, as well as provide all the information needed to plan ahead effectively.

To give you as much visibility on the future situation, please see below for the latest changes to our vessel line-up:

Service Vessel ETA ETD
AE6 MSC Sveva 227W OMIT OMIT
L02 Vilnia Maersk/234N OMIT OMIT
SLC Cosco Vietnam/229N OMIT OMIT
AE7 Evelyn Maersk 227W 29-Aug 01-Sep
AE6 MSC Kalina 228W 08-Sep 14-Sep
L02 Vaga Maersk/235N 31-Aug 02-Sep
AE55 Maersk Cambridge 229W 02-Sep 08-Sep
AE6 MSC Aurora 229W OMIT OMIT
AE7 MSC Hamburg 228W 14-Sep 16-Sep
AE6 MSC Allegra 230W 17-Sep 21-Sep
AE55 MSC Amelia 230W 10-Sep 15-Sep
SLC Jazan/230N 01-Sep 03-Sep

*Correct at the time of the advisory – subject to change

If your cargo is affected by the above contingencies, your local Customer Experience representative will contact you as your booking is updated. If you need further help or have any questions, please reach out to us via your usual contact or on (+44) 161 619 0800.

After these intensive weeks, we would like to take this opportunity to thank you for your trust and great understanding. We look forward to continuing to provide you with the best possible service in the future to ensure that your supply chain functions as seamlessly as possible.

If you have any queries at all, please do not hesitate to get in touch.

Our teams are always by your side.

Kind Regards,

Your Hamburg Süd Team