Unite members are taking strike action from 19th September until 3rd October 2022.
This second strike at Felixstowe will take place from 7am Tuesday 27th September until 6.59am Wednesday 5th October.
The latest statement from Hutchinson (The Port Operator) regarding Felixstowe Port is as follows:
“Industrial Action Update – The company has received notice from Unite the union of further strike action from 07:00 on 27 September to 06:59 on 5 October. We are very disappointed that Unite has announced this further strike action at this time. The collective bargaining process has been exhausted and there is no prospect of agreement being reached with the union. The port is in the process of implementing the 2022 pay award of 7% plus £500 which is backdated to 1 January 2022.”
JAG-UFS International will continue to monitor the situation and update you as soon as there are any further developments.