Port strike, general strike, in Barcelona

Standard Club said that it had been informed by its correspondent that there would be no port activity at Barcelona on October 18th due to the dock workers joining the general strike occurring in Catalonia. Other Catalan ports were also likely to be affected, as would access to and from the ports.

Vessel operators were advised to contact their local agent or our Correspondent for the most up to date information of the ports.

According to local reports, the General Strike continued over the weekend.