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Agadir

Agadir is a city located in southwestern Morocco, on the Atlantic coast. It is the capital of the Agadir-Ida Ou Tanane Prefecture and the Souss-Massa region. The city has a population of about 553,000 people and is the largest urban center in the region. Agadir is an important economic hub, with a port and a number of industries, including tourism, agriculture, and fish processing.

Update: Morocco 2023 port performance. Tanger Med shines

Rabat, Morocco (Ports Europe) March 3, 2024 – Ports managed by state-owned Agence Nationale des Ports (ANP), the regulatory body of the Moroccan port...

Morocco’s Agence Nationale des Ports publishes 2022 annual report

Rabat, Morocco (Ports Europe) November 17, 2023 – State-owned Agence Nationale des Ports (ANP) has published its “annual report” for 2022...

CMA CGM to launch Morocco Shuttle, linking Morocco, France & Spain

Marseille, France (Ports Europe) October 11, 2022 – CMA CGM – Short Sea Lines Division to launch Morocco Shuttle, a new butterfly service linking...

Moroccan ports see traffic down 2.3% in Q1 2021

The traffic transiting through the ports managed by the ANP has reached at the end of March 2021 a global volume of 22.9 million tonnes, marking a year-on-year...

Morocco’s ports see cargo traffic down 7.7% in January

Casablanca, Morocco (Ports Europe) February 20, 2021 – Cargo traffic at Morocco’s ports recorded a total of 7.5 million tonnes for January 2021, down...

Morocco: Jan-Apr 2020 traffic by port

Casablanca, Morocco (Ports Europe) May 17, 2020 – In the first four months of 2020, the distribution of traffic by port shows that the ports of...

Morocco reports 6.9% rise in port traffic in Jan-Apr 2020; 4.9% in April

Casablanca, Morocco (Ports Europe) May 17, 2020 – Traffic passing through the ports managed by Morocco’s Agence Nationale des Ports (ANP) was reported...

Morocco increases grain handling by ports

Casablanca, Morocco (Ports Europe) May 17, 2020 – Up to the end-April 2020, Morocco imported increase volumes volumes of grain through its ports in...

EBRD to provide €40 mln to upgrade of Moroccan ports

Casablanca, Morocco (Ports Europe) April 20, 2020 – The European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) is to furnish a non-sovereign loan of up...

Morocco’s Agence Nationale des Ports (ANP) joins the International Port Community Systems Association

Casablanca, Morocco (Ports Europe) April 1, 2020 – Morocco’s Agence Nationale des Ports (ANP) has announced that its has become a member of the...

Ecoslops publishes results for 2019

Ecoslops, the cleantech that brings oil into the circular economy, announces the results for the financial year-end – March 30, 2020 With a turnover of...

Morocco: ANP: ports of Mohammedia, Agadir and Jorf Lasfar continue to provide their services

Agence Nationale des Ports (ANP) – Ports of Mohammedia, Agadir and Jorf Lasfar continue to provide their services – March 26, 2020 Aware of the...

Ecoslops – 2019 turnover and significant events

News release – Ecoslops – January 30, 2020 Continuing the strong growth of previous years, 2019 has ended with further growth of 17% in activity,...

Morocco studies new shipyard in Agadir port

Agadir, Morocco (PortSEurope) July 15, 2019 – Following a feasibility study, the Provincial Directorate of Equipment, Transport, Logistics and Water...

Valenciaport announces in Casablanca that it will organize the Mediterranean Ports & Shipping Fair in 2021

News – Valenciaport announces in Casablanca that it will organize the Mediterranean Ports & Shipping Fair in 2021 – June 27, 2019 Autoridad...

Inaugural visit to Agadir of CMA CGM Tangier

Tangier, Morocco (PortSEurope) November 30, 2018 – The French, Marseille-based CMA CGM Group has announced that CMA CGM Tangier has made its inaugural...

CMA CGM launches Morocco Reefer Tour”: CMA CGM

Marseille, France (PortSEurope) November 15, 2018 – The French shipping group CMA CGM Group has announced the inauguration today in Casablanca of its...

Morocco to review its National Ports Strategy

Tangier, Morocco (Ports Europe) September 11, 2018 – In 2010, Morocco launched its National Ports Strategy (SNP), a strategy designed to run until 2030....

Moroccan investors study business opportunities at Tan Tan port

Tan Tan, Morocco (Ports Europe) July 16, 2018 – A delegation of Moroccan and foreign investors have visited Morocco’s Tan Tan port to...

Pullmantur to operate cruise service linking Canary Islands to Agadir port

Las Palmas, Canary Islands, Spain (PortSEurope) June 27, 2018 – Santa Cruz de La Palma port will be the point of embarkation for a cruise service through...

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