Heavy winds, rainfall and flooding are causing road disruptions across parts of Spain, particularly in parts of Tarragona Province, the Navarra region and the central Castilla La Mancha region. Delays are to be expected.
Correos the Spanish postal operators has implemented special measures in order to reduce the spread of the coronavirus. Customers should expect delays and also reduced tracking and signature capture. Correos will be applying strict ad hoc measures in line with the government instructions in order to minimise human contact.
Correos has also significantly reduced the workforce deployed in the logistics chain, with regard to both sorting and delivery.
Delivery delays may be experienced during this time.
Correos (Spanish Post) has advised the Climate Change Summit is taking place to Barajas Airport and Correos HQ. Protests are expected close to the event and also in the financial and business districts of Madrid.
Public transport workers have also announced strike action during the summit. Delivery operations are likely to be affected.
Deliveries and collection have returned to normal following the storms and flooding.
Spain Post advises that collection and delivery services have been disrupted in the following areas due to severe rain and flooding:
- Alicante (03000-03999)
- Almería (04000-04999)
- Murcia (30000-30999)
Ground staff with Iberia plan to embark on a two-day strike at Barcelona El Prat Airport starting 27th July. The labour action has been called due to an ongoing dispute with airport management about current work overload. The anticipated impact from the strike has not been immediately specified.