The Bavarian brewing industry is Threatening an Indefinite Strike


In Munich the Bavarian brewing industry is threatening an indefinite strike. On Thursday,at the meeting in Ismaning near Munich, the representative of the rate of Bavarian brewers (TG) and the union food and Catering (NGG) moved to the fourth and decisive round of negotiations. 'This is the last chance for the employer, in free negotiations to reach an agreement', The NGG-state leader Hans Hartl said on Wednesday. Failure of these negotiations would be to let their members vote on the NGG an indefinite strike. The employers had recently offered to increase the fee by 2.1 percent. NGG asked for six percent more and the ressumption of trainees for twelve months. Also for the be announced that the agreement by the employers be reinstated. On Wednesday workers stopped work at a brewery in Fürstenfeldbruck for two hours. The Bavarian brewing industry employs about 10 000 Menschen.dapd