In the protocol, the parties affirm that “industrial relations represent a value in themselves” and undertake to respect and supervise the application of the “rules contained in the national collective labor agreement regarding logistics, freight transport and shipping” .
The Minister of Labor Andrea Orlando he said he was “deeply satisfied” following the signing, “because with this agreement Amazon undertakes to open a method of confrontation with the unions. This is an important choice also in terms of what the company represents”.
“For the first time, Amazon accepts the comparison according to the contractual disciplines in force, recognizes collective representation and the role of the trade union”. This is stated by the Filt-Cgil, Fit-Cisl and Uiltrasporti unions. “Our goal is unique in the world, the result of a long and difficult negotiation that reached its peak in the protest in March, with the first 24-hour general mobilization of all the workers in the supply chain”.