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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 Port sees 38% increase in 2019 container traffic

Thanks to Tanger Med 2, the port complex reaches a new milestone with more than 4.8 million containers growing by +38%, and more than 65 million tons handled...

Hapag-Lloyd acquires stake in Moroccan terminal

News Release – Hapag-Lloyd AG – December 2, 2019 Hapag-Lloyd AG says that its purchase of a 10% interest in Container Terminal 3 (TC3) of the...

Sealynx Automotive Morocco inaugurated new industrial unit in Tanger Automotive City

Tangier, Morocco (Ports Europe) November 28, 2019 – Sealynx Automotive Morocco, part of the French GMD (Groupe Mécanique Découpage) group, has...

Konecranes to deliver fleet of RTGs to Morocco

Konecranes has won an order from Tanger Alliance, Tangier for 16 Rubber Tired Gantry (RTG) cranes. The cranes will be delivered in batches with the last ones...

Sumitomo invests in Tanger Med to promote special economic zones

Tanger Med, Morocco (Ports Europe) November 11, 2019 – Japan’s Sumitomo Corporation has signed a business development agreement with Tanger Med...

Tanger Med takes step to digitalise agri-food export processes

Tanger Med, Morocco (Ports Europe) November 8, 2019 – As part of the digitalisation of Tanger Med’s service offering through the implementation of...

Luxembourg economic mission to Morocco focuses on Tanger-Med port

Tanger Med, Morocco (PortSEurope) September 30, 2019 – A Luxembourg economic mission to Morocco, led by the Deputy Prime Minister, Minister of the...

Tanger Med strengthens its service offering for passengers by opening new ONOMO hotel

July 29, 2019 As part of the ongoing efforts to improve the comfort and travel conditions of passengers passing through the port, especially during the Marhaba...

Kalmar to upgrade Eurogate Tanger Med cranes to handle mega-sized container ships

Tanger Med, Morocco (PortSEurope) August 27, 2019 – Kalmar, part of Cargotec, has signed an agreement with EUROGATE Tanger SA in Morocco to upgrade the...

Japan’s Kasai to set up automotive facility in Tanger Med

Tanger Med, Morocco (PortSEurope) August 4, 2019 – Kasai Kogyo Co Ltd, a global Japanese automotive supplier, is to set up a logistics facility in Tanger...

Nippon Express France opens new location in Tanger Med Port

News – Nippon Express France opens new location in Tanger Med Port, Morocco – July 1, 2019 Nippon Express France, S.A.S., a subsidiary of Nippon...

Morocco port delegation visits India

Rabat, Morocco (PortSEurope) July 15, 2019 – From 25 to 27 June 2019, a delegation from Agence Nationale des Ports (ANP – National Ports Agency),...

Morocco hosts 1st African Port Forum

Casablanca, Morocco (PortSEurope) July 8, 2019 – The 1st African Port Forum, held July 4-5 in Tangier, saw the participation of dozens of experts and by...

Nexteer opens plant in Kenotra, Morocco

News Release – Nexteer Automotive opens 27th plant on Kenitra, Morocco – June 26, 2019  Nexteer Automotive hosted a ceremony with customers,...

APM Terminals marks opening of second terminal at MedPort Tangier

News Release – APM Terminals marks opening of second terminal at MedPort Tangier – June 28, 2019 APM Terminals second terminal in Morocco, MedPort...

Morocco launches Tanger-Med 2 terminals at Tangier port

Tanger Med, Morocco (PortSEurope) July 1, 2019 – Tanger-Med 2 of Tangier port has been inaugurated to bolster Morocco’s position in the Mediterranean...

Morocco expands Tanger Med’s container capacity by 6 million TEUs annually

Tanger Med, Morocco (PortSEurope) June 28, 2019 – Morocco opened on June 27 new terminals at Tanger Med port adding 6 million TEUs of annual capacity...

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