Color Line sends 400 employees home

Norwegian ferry operator Color Line berths one of its Kiel ferries and sends 400 employees home on so-called temporary layoffs. This means that a total of 1,000 employees are now temporarily laid off.

Photo: PR/ Color Line

An additional 400 employees at Norway's Color Line are now sent home on so-called temporary layoff.

According to E24, this means that a total of 1,000 employees are now sent home from the ferry operator, which like its competitors is hit hard by the coronavirus crisis.

Read the whole article

Get 14 days free access.
No credit card required.

An error has occured. Please try again later.

Get full access for you and your coworkers.

Start a free company trial today

More from ShippingWatch

Employee at Bunker Holding subsidiary charged for alleged corruption

A trader at KPI Oceanconnect, a subsidiary of Bunker Holding, has been charged with alleged corruption totaling at least USD 191,250 as rewards for nominating Straits for the supply of bunker fuel to KPI's customers. The employee has been suspended and his contract terminated, the company informs ShippingWatch.

Freight rates for furniture eat up almost entire profit

The price of shipping a 40-foot container with assembled furniture from Asia to the US West Coast is currently so high that freight rates make up almost 100 percent of the furniture's retail value, according to Sea-Intelligence.

Wallem Group appoints new CEO

Wallem Group appoints interim CEO since January 2021 as the new chief executive officer of the ship management company.

Further reading

Related articles

Trial banner

Latest news

See all jobs