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Tanger Med

Tanger Med is a Moroccan industrial port complex, located 45 km northeast of Tangier and opposite Tarifa in Spain (15 km north) on the Strait of Gibraltar. It is a port complex operated by the Tanger Med Port Authority. Part of the port is occupied by the Logistics Free Zone “ZFL” managed by the company Medhub. This includes Tanger Automotive City. Tanger Med achieved record throughput of more than 7 million TEU in 2021.

Tanger Med: 35th container port in the world in 2019

News Release – Tanger Med Port Authority – August 31, 2020 Tanger Med: 35th container port in the world in 2019 Significant moving up of 11...

Tanger Med organizes “Get Together Meeting” on with members of African Port Task Force

Tanger Med organized a “Get Together Meeting” on July 23, 2020, with members of the African Port Task Force. This digital meeting was attended by...

Kuenz delivers all 42 cranes to APM Terminals, Tanger Med

Tanger Med, Morocco (Ports Europe) July 10, 2020 – Kuenz GmbH, the Austria-based crane manufacturer, has delivered a total of 42 cranes to APM Terminals,...

Tanger Med Special Agency to set up Fnideq, a new free zone

Tanger Med, Morocco (Ports Europe) June 30, 2020 – Tanger Med Special Agency (TMSA), manager of Tanger Med Port, is to establish Zone d’Activité...

Morocco begins construction of economic zone near Ceuta

Rabat, Morocco (Ports Europe) June 10, 2020 – Rabat has reportedly begun building an economic zone in Fnideq, a city near the border with the Spanish...

Tanger Med partners with initiative of world ports to guarantee continuity of international supply chains

News – Tanger Med partners with the initiative of the largest world ports to guarantee the continuity of international supply chains – May 29, 2020...

Tanger Med continues port activities – Covid-19

News COVID 19 – Tanger Med continues its port activities – May 8, 2020 All of the Tanger Med port’s services are operational, including...

Tanger Med, Algeciras Bay ports continue import/export operations

Algeciras, Spain (Ports Europe) May 13, 2020 – Despite the global pandemic, the two port authorities of Tanger Med and the Bay of Algeciras, continue...

Tanger Med-Algeciras port partnership keeps services operational

Algeciras, Spain (Ports Europe) May 12, 2020 – A close business relationship between the Spanish port of Algeciras and the Moroccan Mediterranean port of...

Top European container ports in the Mediterranean have same ranking in 2019 led by Piraeus

Piraeus, Greece (Ports Europe) April 28, 2020 – For a second year in a row in 2019, Piraeus is the largest European container port in the Mediterranean Sea...

Horizon Tangier Terminals maintains production

Tanger Med, Morocco (Ports Europe) April 14, 2020 – Horizon Tangier Terminals Ltd (HTL) has reported that its Tanger Med hydrocarbon terminal remains...

COVID19: The Port of Algeciras, open and operational

Update – Autoridad Portuaria de la Bahía de Algeciras (APBA – Port Authority of Algeciras) – April 6, 2020 CONTAINER TERMINALS The Port of...

Tanger Med deploys its plan against Covid-19 virus

News – Tanger Med deploys its plan against Covid-19 virus – April 2, 2020 In the current coronavirus epidemic, Tanger Med Port Authority’s...

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...

Tanger Med port continues activities

Port import and export activities continue in a normal manner at the Tanger Med port, with the strengthening of health control for professional drivers of...

Moroccan ports see 11.3% increase in traffic in 2019

Rabat, Morocco (Ports Europe) March 15, 2020 – In 2019, Morocco ports handled a total of 153.1 million tonnes, up 11.3% on the previous year. A key...

Morocco auto industry receives EBRD boost

Tangier, Morocco (Ports Europe) February 24, 2020 – Morocco’s automotive industry, a leading customer of Tanger Med port, has welcomed news that...

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