Kiel Canal Strike Action Ended

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Friday, March 28, 2014

The strike in the Kiel Canal ended at 6 a.m. this morning, March 28, according to a GAC report.

At Brunsbuettel, the big south lock chamber and both small lock chambers are back in service, and at Kiel-Holtenau, both big lock chambers and the small north lock chamber old locks are also back in service.

For vessels with LOA greater than 125m and/or draft of 6,5m or more, the current waiting times prior entering the Canal are about 1 hour for Kiel-Holtenau and about 9 hours for Brunsbuettel.

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