Felixstowe port strike could signal Christmas disruption as £700m of trade hit

Felixstowe container port

An eight-day strike at the port of Felixstowe has begun and could lead to months of disruption, with retailers including John Lewis, Asda, M&S and Tesco set to be directly impacted.

Experts warn that the eight-day walkout at Felixstowe, Britain’s biggest container port for global trade, could impact supplies to the UK’s biggest supermarkets in the coming months.

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