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The Local reported "Transport mayhem continues in France as French customs unions reject offer" on Friday

[] People are also facing severe delays at the port of Calais and the entrance to the Channel tunnel which links France and Britain French unions representing the around 17,000 workers on Wednesday rejected a 14 million-euro ($15.8 million) budget boost offered by the government as it was not sufficient compared to the agent's demands, Jean-Marc Jame of the CFDT union told AFP When divided by the number of agents, there is not much left, he said French customs officials protesting for better pay and more staff and for the extra work expected with Brexit, have turned down a new offer to end their action, unions said. Eurostar passengers in Paris, as well as EuroTunnel users were left facing yet more transport chaos.

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