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Alexandropoulis

Alexandroupoli or Alexandroupolis is a city in Greece and the capital of the Evros regional unit, Western Thrace. The port is operated by state-owned Alexandroupolis Port Authority, which is in the process of being privatised. In recent years, the port has increased its profile as a regional energy hub and a base for U.S. armed forces.

Port of Alexandroupolis welcomes Greece’s first FSRU ship

Alexandroupolis, Greece (Ports Europe) December 18, 2023 – The Port of Alexandroupolis has received Greece’s first floating storage and...

Bulgarian delegation visits Alexandroupolis Port Authority

Alexandroupolis, Greece (PortSEurope) November 7, 2023 – A diplomatic and business delegation from Bulgaria visited Alexandroupolis Port Authority last...

Dutch officials visit Port of Alexandropoulis

Alexandroupolis, Greece (PortSEurope) October 30, 2023 – On October 18, a delegation of Dutch officials visited the Port Authority of Alexandroupoulis....

Greek prime minister refers to ports after tripartite summit

Athens, Greece (PortSEurope) October 10, 2023 – Earlier this week, the Port of Varna hosted a trilateral Greece-Bulgaria-Romania summit. At the end of...

Does India’s Adani group want to buy a Greek port?

Piraeus, Greece (Ports Europe) August 30, 2023 – The local press in India is reporting that the Adani group could be interested in acquiring the rights...

Carbox starts new company in Port of Alexandria, Egypt

Alexandria, Egypt (Ports Europe) August 9, 2023 – Carbox, part of the Tarros Group, has started a new company, Carbox Egypt, based in Alexandria. La...

Greece increases LNG imports in first half of 2023

Athens, Greece (PortSEurope) July 24, 2023 – In the first half of 2023, the consumption of natural gas in recorded a -21.74% reduction compared to last...

Port of Alexandroupolis welcomes stream of ambassadors

Alexandroupolis, Greece (PortSEurope) June 7, 2023 – In the last four weeks, Port Authority of Alexandroupolis has welcomed a stream of ambassadors from...

EU funding for Alexandropoulis port

Alexandroupolis, Greece (Ports Europe) May 17, 2023 – The European Commission (EC) will provide Greece with €24 million for the development of the...

Will Greece review FSRU-LNG projects?

Alexandroupolis, Greece (Ports Europe) May 9, 2023 – The Russian invasion of Ukraine has led to upheavals in gas markets. European Union (EU) countries...

Gastrade and the Alexandroupolis Port Authority negotiate

Alexandroupolis, Greece (Ports Europe) April 28, 2023 – Negotiations are ongoing between Gastrade and the Alexandroupolis Port Authority for the lease...

The French frigate FREMM FS Languedoc in the port of Alexandroupoli

Alexandroupolis, Greece (Ports Europe) April 27, 2023 – As part of the strategic partnership between Greece and France in defence and security, the FS...

HRADF executives visit Port Authority of Alexandroupolis

Alexandroupolis, Greece (PortSEurope) March 17, 2023 – Executives of ehe Hellenic Republic Asset Development Fund (HRADF) have visited the Port...

Military equipment for northeast Europe starts arriving in Alexandroupolis

Alexandroupolis, Greece (PortSEurope) March 1, 2023 – As of March 4, tanks, armoured vehicles, helicopters and other equipment destined for NATO bases in...

U.S. diplomats visits Alexandroupolis Port Authority

Alexandroupolis, Greece (Ports Europe) February 7, 2023 – A number of U.S. diplomats visited Alexandroupolis Port Authority on January 31, 2023. They...

Ambassadors of the EU visited the Alexandroupolis Port Authority

Alexandroupolis, Greece (Ports Europe) January 21, 2023 – Ambassadors of the E.U. visited the Alexandroupolis Port Authority on January 21,...

Greece and Bulgaria reconsider Burgas-Alexandroupolis oil pipeline

Alexandroupolis, Greece (PortSEurope) November 23, 2022 – Greece and Bulgaria reconsidering Burgas-Alexandroupoli oil pipeline, a project that was...

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