Danish Delivery and the Ukrainian commerce union Marine Transport Employees’ Commerce Union of Ukraine (MTWTU) have put pen to paper on a collective settlement initially overlaying Ukrainian officers on Danish-flagged ships.

As of October 1, and onwards, Ukrainian seafarers engaged on ships beneath the Danish Worldwide Ship Register (DIS) are lined by a collective settlement. That is the results of a number of months of thorough negotiations between the events. Moreover, An settlement overlaying peculiar Ukrainian seafarers can be anticipated to be concluded within the close to future.

Our extremely certified seafarers may have entry to respectable degree of salaries and compensations, a variety of Union providers, authorized assist, medical compensations, academic and social initiatives. Ukrainian seafarers will probably be effectively represented even in occasions of heaviest problem

… defined Oleg Grygoriuk, Chairman of MTWTU.

Up to now, solely overseas seafarers from the Philippines and India have been lined by DIS. Based on DIS, the settlement for Ukrainian seafarers intently aligns with these whereas sustaining flexibility to proceed the person phrases that Ukrainian seafarers have been employed beneath, inside the framework of the settlement.

I sit up for, within the close to future, additionally having peculiar Ukrainian seafarers lined by the collective settlement. I’m very proud that now we have managed to maintain so many Ukrainian seafarers employed throughout a really troublesome time for Ukraine

… commented Anne Windfeldt Trolle, Director of Labour Market, Recruitment, and Training at Danish Delivery.