Algeciras, Spain (PortSEurope) January 14, 2022 – A.P. Moller- Maersk (Maersk) has announced a new rail service for reefer cargo between its Andalucía hub in Algeciras, Cadiz, and the Port of Marin in Pontevedra, Galicia. The new service departs from Algeciras port in Cadiz and arrives at Marin port (Pontevedra) every Friday at midday and takes 1 day and 12 hours. It will deliver frozen
fish to Galicia among other fresh food products. This new train service is intended to give Galician firms with agility, flexibility, and resiliency.” It facilitates cargo delivery to Galicia ahead of schedule, allowing for weekend deliveries and distribution to final retailers. Furthermore, it helps to reduce environmental effect, which is a hot topic among many customers committed to reducing CO2 emissions.Diego Perdones Montero, Maersk Managing Director for South West Europe and the Maghreb One of the primary benefits of this new service for us is the ability to carry our reefer cargo through rail for the first time.” Rail travel is one of the most environmentally friendly routes of goods transportation and we are glad to have this transportation option thanks to our collaboration with Maersk.Representatives from Grupo Ibérica de Congelados SA About A.P. Moller – Maersk A.P. Moller – Maersk is an integrated container logistics company.
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