Trieste, Italy (PortSEurope) November 27, 2018 – MSC Cruises has acquired a significant interest in Trieste Adriatic Marine Initiatives Stl (TAMI), a strategic holding company of the cruise terminal Trieste Terminal Passeggeri SpA (TTP).
MSC plans to develop homeporting operations in Trieste, starting in the summer of 2020 in the Stazione Marittima.
The acquisition supports MSC Cruises’ long-standing aim of providing enhanced and seamless experiences for cruise guests right from the point of embarkation onwards.
Trieste Terminal Passeggeri S.p.A. manages Stazione Marittima of Trieste (Warehouses 41 and 42). The Maritime Station is made up of an outdoor area of 9,900 m² and offers two berths that can accommodate two modern cruise vessels.
MSC Cruises plans to base a cruise ship at the Trieste cruise terminal as a result of the transaction as of 2020, the executive chairman of the company, Pierfrancesco Vago, said.
Source: Travel Market Report
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