20 Nov 2018
Protests Against Increasing Fuel Prices in France
Weekend protests causing traffic chaos
Due to tax increases, the price of fuel has gone up significantly. Prices have risen by 23% this year, causing protests and strike all over France.
The border between Irun and Bayonne is blocked. LEMAN has several transports in the area, potentially being delayed.
You can see a BBC News report of the protesting here
Please contact your local LEMAN contact, if you want additional information on goods transported in France or to/from Spain/Portugal, as they might transit through the area.
For further information, please contact your usual LEMAN contact person.