INDUSTRIAL ACTION AT PATRICKS PORT BOTANY

INDUSTRIAL ACTION AT PATRICKS PORT BOTANY

Maritime Union Australia (MUA) have advised there will be industrial action at Patricks Port Botany on 25th, 26th and 27th September, 2020  

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The Maritime Union Of Australia has given notice to Patrick Port Botany of Protected Industrial Action (PIA) which will involve changes in normal operations throughout the PIA period. The current impact is as per below;

Road Operations will cease:

Friday 25th 2100 and reopen Saturday 26th 0600
Saturday 26th 2100 and reopen Sunday 27th 0600
Sunday 27th 2100 and reopen Monday 28th 0600

Patricks will, where possible work with the transport industry to reduce the impact of the above PIA

This will cause the following challenges for importers and exporters;

  • Delays in vessel availabilities.
  • Delays collecting and delivering containers at the terminal.

At Whale, We know that certainty is non-negotiable, Your dedicated customer POD is currently reviewing all shipments and will notify you directly if you have shipments that will be affected by this industrial action.

If you require additional information please contact your dedicated customer champion.

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