ShipStore web site ShipStore advertising
testata inforMARE
ShipStore web site ShipStore advertising

18 March 2019 The on-line newspaper devoted to the world of transports 18:40 GMT+1

August 29, 2018

This page has been automatically translated by
Original news
Collapse of Morandi Bridge, Assoporti invites to annul the anchor duties in order to reduce the impact on the port of Genoa

The association suggests also to reduce the octrois on the fuel for operating means of the terminals

In order to 14th August diminish the impact on the activity of the port of Genoa and on the economy of the city determined from collapse of the highway viaduct Morandi Bridge, happened, that it has generated a situation of criticality tied also to the interruption of railway lines and the repercussions on highway the ordinary practicability and, the Association of the Italian Ports (Assoporti) invite to annul the anchor duties and to reduce the octrois on the fuel for operating means of the terminals.

"The government and the parliament - the president of Assoporti has asserted, Zeno D' Augustin - can take part with of the specific forecasts tied to the declared state of emergency for Genoa, as happened in the recent one passed for the ports of transshipment of Gioia Tauro, Cagliari and Taranto of which are inserted of the measures inside of the Law of Stability. This measure - it has remembered - previews the zero setting of the anchor duties for the ships, is commercial that fleeting, that they scale the port regularly. Moreover, it can be taken part also through a reduction of the octrois on the energetic produced ones for operating means of the terminals".

"The measures - it has explained Of Augustin - would go to soothe the uneasiness legacy to the difficulties of forward and reception of the goods for the port of Genoa. The forecast in support of the genoese harbour activities would have to remain in vigor until the term of the emergency created from collapse of the Morandi bridge. Assoporti - it has concluded the president of the association - from quickly is available of the MIT and the competent parliamentary commissions in order to at best define the norms to put into effect".

ABB Marine Solutions

Search for hotel
Check-in date
Check-out date

Index Home Page News

- Piazza Matteotti 1/3 - 16123 Genoa - ITALY
phone: +39.010.2462122, fax: +39.010.2516768, e-mail