French environment ministry says fuel supplies to gas stations are normal

PARIS (Reuters) - France's environment and energy ministry said on Monday that fuel supplies to gas stations were normal despite calls by hardline CGT union to shut down production at refineries. The ministry added that all French refineries were working despite the strikes. 'All refineries in mainland France continue to produce, with six out of seven refineries shipping normally,' the ministry said in a statement.

Reuters December 24, 2019 02:13:02 IST
French environment ministry says fuel supplies to gas stations are normal

French environment ministry says fuel supplies to gas stations are normal

PARIS (Reuters) - France's environment and energy ministry said on Monday that fuel supplies to gas stations were normal despite calls by hardline CGT union to shut down production at refineries.

The ministry added that all French refineries were working despite the strikes.

"All refineries in mainland France continue to produce, with six out of seven refineries shipping normally," the ministry said in a statement.

(Reporting by Bate Felix and Sybille de La Hamaide; Writing by Mathieu Rosemain; Editing by Alison Williams)

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