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Maritime Workers Union River Skippers - Strike commenced

Date: 13/06/2023

June 12th,


Pls note  Maritime Workers Union advice informing the following:

 River Skippers and Officers Center of Fishing & Maritime Coasters; Argentine Skippers Union, Engineer and Naval Officers Center and Merchant Navy’s Professional Association of Captains and River’s Masters, all members of FE.SI.MA.F. (River and Maritime Federation Union, inform that:

Having completed all instances of negotiation, and considering the (CAR) Argentina Chamber of Tugboat’s bad faith in negotiating, we still applying the measure of do not carry out “special tasks” at any Argentinian port, unless the ones requested by Martime Authority.

In addition, as from today, 12th., June 20:00hrs, all Companies, excepted Svitzer Argentina S.A.U. will cease their activities at all Argentinian ports.

On the other hand, as from tomorrow, Tuesday 13th., June 09:00hrs, we’ll commence with information meetings at La Boca port.


Port Status Since

Bahía BlancaOpen16/03/2019 - 0300 hs
NecocheaOpen03/12/2019 - 0920 hs
RamalloOpen12/10/2017 - 0730 hs
RosarioOpen19/03/2019 - 1710 hs
San LorenzoOpen16/09/2019 - 0820 hs
San NicolásOpen12/10/2017 - 0730 hs
V.ConstituciónOpen12/10/2017 - 0730 hs
CampanaOpen20/04/2017 - 0840 hs
ZárateOpen02/06/2017 - 1040 hs
Zona ComunOpen15/07/2019 - 1240 hs
Recalada P.S.Open19/06/2019 - 0830 hs