Consequential effects 48 hours warning strike in German Seaports

19. July 2022 | Operative Infos

Restriction of rail traffic

We want to inform you about the current situation and effects.


Important updates

  • The consequences of the strike are massive and have a significant impact on rail traffic.
  • After the end of the strike, due to a lack of staff in the terminals, rail handling was no longer possible as planned.
  • Hamburg Port Authority (HPA) refused one export train and had to be parked in front of Hamburg.
  • In Hamburg, export trains are processed with delays in planning, especially at the terminal CTA is badly affected by this.
  • The container backlog is considerable, the overall situation will remain extremely tense in the next few days, significant operational after-effects are to be expected.

Delivery times or fixed dates cannot be guaranteed; these require unhindered transport by rail or road traffic.

As a precaution, we would like to point out that ROLAND Spedition accepts no liability for costs resulting from these events. Your contact person will be happy to answer any questions you may have about your transports.


Roland Spedition GmbH
Concorde Business Park 1/B2/32
A-2320 Schwechat

T: +43 1 728 37 43

F: +43 1 720 22 40

Terminalstraße 2
A-5071 Wals

T: +43 662 854 351

F: +43 662 854 169