The struggle of Haft Tapeh sugar cane plantation and mill complex in city of Shush, southwestern Iran still continues.

Dec 12, 2017

Based on a report of Sugar Cane syndicate of Haft Tape the factory is still closed on December 12th, 2017 and the workers with their families presented in the company area in front of management building. At the same time some workers showed up in front of management office and sugar storage. Also some workers representatives attended to governor office of Shush. Up to now 4000 workers have joined the campaign.

Under the pressure of workers they got paid only one month of the wages for last five months overdue, and the officials promised to pay another month in a few days if the workers go back to work. But the workers do not believe management promises and demand full wages.

The striker workers demand all promises be documented with workers representative, the provincial officials and responsible institutions in the city of Shush. The workers added that in case of detention or any firing they will continue their strike. The struggle of Haft tape workers demand is for 5 months due wages and insurance.

The workers want all their rights and they said promises is enough.

The Labour Start web site has a petition that you can sign and joined in support of Haft Tape Sugar cane workers.

https://www.iufcampaigns.org/campaigns/show_campaign.cgi?c=1098