Italian trade unions plan to strike February 15-16, 2022

Major trade unions in Italy have declared a general strike for February 15-16, 2022.  Transportation activities, port terminal and customs operations will be disrupted by the strike and customer should plan for delays on pending orders and sailings.

February 15, 2022 is the compulsory vaccination deadline for Italy’s public and private sector workers over 50 to enter their workplaces.    

Plan for disruptions on any pending orders to be picked up or to sail from Italian ports.  For questions on pending orders please contact your Hillebrand representative or set up shipment notifications for upcoming orders in