Total SA stated fuel shortages spread to virtually a 3rd of its French gasoline station after vehicle drivers rushed to fill their tanks amidst strikes and blockades over labor-law modifications.
Some 678 gasoline station faced lacks or lacked any fuel late Monday, up from 612 in the morning and 336 a day earlier, Total said in a statement. 2 out of 9 of the company’s fuel depots remained blockaded and production at all of its five French refineries was affected by the strike, the company stated.
More than 600 trucks have been filling up fuel to supply pumps, a boost from about 350 generally, said Total. Those deliveries will allow more than 1 million motorists to fill up their tanks, it stated buy a house in france.