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Changes to Ports of Call (Hodeidah)

Please be guided that in the last 24 hours the situation in Hodeidah has deteriorated. Maersk Line will regretfully stop acceptance of bookings to Hodeidah with immediate effect.

All containers on the water and in transhipment ports destined for Hodeidah are being moved to Salalah.  Maersk Line will be in contact with shippers for potential deliveries to destinations outside Yemen.

We are monitoring the situation closely and will advise in case of any developments.

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Changes to Ports of Call – Hodeidah, Yemen

Originally, Maersk Line had only ceased accepted to Aden, Yemen; however, now the decision has been taken to reject any bookings to Yemen.

 

Maersk Line has, with immediate effect, decided to stop bookings to Hodeidah, Yemen (YEAHD). 

 

All bookings currently in the system for which containers have not been loaded from origins must be canceled immediately.

 

We will provide updates as they become available.

 

 

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Labor Strike in Hodeidah, Yemen

Update 2 – April 7, 2013 / 1725 hrs (05:25pm):

  • The strike in Hodeidah has ended
  • Operations are back to normal
  • Labor union and all local parties have signed agreement
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Yemen Strike

Please be advised that there is an indefinite strike planned at Aden Container Terminal in Yemen for this week.  The workers at the terminal have already taken a “go-slow” action resulting in low productivity.

If you can change your delivery to Hodeidah for cargo on water/transhipment and release containers at Hodeidah, Maersk Line will waive the COD surcharge.

We will continue to monitor the situation and will advise should the situation change. Read More...

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Yemen Congestion

A surge in demand for Ramadan has resulted in congestion in Aden and Hodeidah.  Reefer cargo is prioritized at the moment. Read More...

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