Transport Minister meets parties in MyFerryLink dispute

MyFerryLink – Communiqué issued by the Office of the Minister of State for Transport, Marine Affairs and Fisheries

Paris, 27 July 2015

Alain Vidalies, Minister of State for Transport, Marine Affairs and Fisheries, today convened representatives of the Maritime Nord union and the management of Eurotunnel and DFDS for a new round table on MyFerryLink.

Today’s meeting provided an opportunity for those involved to look closely at the comprehensive draft proposal for overcoming the crisis proposed by the government on 22 July.

The discussion went ahead in a constructive spirit. The negotiations were suspended so that each of the parties could give its view on the new proposals that have emerged during the debate. A new round table is planned at 3.00 p.m. on Thursday 30 July.

It was also confirmed that DFDS would resume its normal activity from the port of Calais as from tomorrow morning, Tuesday 28 July./.

Published on 28/07/2015

top of the page