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Pensions: SNCF, refineries, EDF… These sectors where the strike will continue on Wednesday


In certain professions and companies, the third day of national mobilization on Tuesday against the pension reform will be coupled with a fourth Wednesday.

And it continues.

In certain professional sectors, the day of mobilization this Tuesday against the pension reform - the third after January 19 and 31 - will be coupled with a new day of strikes on Wednesday.

Le Figaro

takes stock of the sectors and public services concerned.

At the SNCF

At the SNCF, after a day of strikes on Tuesday on which the four representative unions of the company agreed (CGT Cheminots, Unsa-Ferroviaire, SUD-Rail and CFDT Cheminots), the union front hitherto united will crack Wednesday.

Only two organizations (SUD-Rail and the CGT Cheminots) are indeed calling on their agents to stop work on Wednesday.

Thus, in Île-de-France, the traffic of the RER lines operated by the SNCF (C, D and E) and that of the suburban trains will remain "



The precise forecasts for these trains, as well as for the national lines (TGV and TER in particular), have not yet been communicated by the SNCF.

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In refineries

In the refineries, the CGT of TotalEnergies has called for a 48-hour strike from this Tuesday.

The movement was shortened by 24 hours, since it is a strike of 72 hours from Monday which was initially planned by the oil branch of the CGT.

Sector employees plan a suspension of shipments to fuel depots during these two days, but no stoppage of production at refineries yet.


There is no lack of fuel

" in the group's service stations, assured the management of TotalEnergies on Tuesday, as on previous occasions.


Stocks in depots and service stations are at a satisfactory level

," she added.


At EDF, the National Federation of Mines and Energy of the CGT (FNME-CGT) launched a 72-hour strike on Monday, so until Wednesday, which could also affect other companies in the electricity and gas industries.

Further reductions in electricity production are therefore expected on Wednesday.

Like those carried out by the EDF strikers between Monday and Tuesday.

They amounted to nearly 4,500 MW, the equivalent of more than four nuclear reactors, but without causing cuts, according to the group's website.

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In the ports

Ports could also be disrupted on Wednesday.

The National Federation of Ports and Docks of the CGT has indeed launched a call for a 48-hour strike from this Tuesday.

New actions in the French ports could therefore be organized on Wednesday, in particular blockages, like this Tuesday morning at the port of Le Havre, where access to the industrial zone surrounding it was blocked by the strikers.

At the Post Office

At La Poste, a 48-hour strike notice was filed by the group's unions for the days of February 7 and 8.

In this context,

the routing and distribution of your shipments may be impacted.

La Poste cannot then guarantee the fulfillment of its commitments regarding delivery times

,” the company said in a press release.

Source: lefigaro

All life articles on 2023-02-07

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