Iceland Seaman’s Union calls a strike on 16 January 2017

Friday, January 6, 2017

Iceland Seaman’s Union and Eimskip have not reached an agreement regarding members of the union working on the company’s container vessels, representing a part of the vessels’ crew members.

Negotiations have been ongoing during recent months and Iceland Seaman’s Union has called a strike as of 16 January 2017, provided that an agreement has not been reached. Negotiations are still ongoing and Eimskip trusts that the parties will reach an agreement.