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

15 August 2020 The on-line newspaper devoted to the world of transports 12:45 GMT+2

July 14, 2020

This page has been automatically translated by
Original news
At the port of Thessaloniki, the Terminal will be installed Operating system developed by China's CMPort

The Greek airport will be promoted on the Chinese market as gateway to Europe

Greek port of demand has further strengthened ties with China. After the Chinese shipping group COSCO Shipping, through the cosCO Shipping Ports subsidiary, has taken over the management of almost all containerized traffic of the port of Piree, now it is the turn of the port of Thessaloniki, Greece's second port port behind Pihro by volume of traffic of the eventful containers, to agree with the group Chinese public port China Merchants Port Holdings Co. (CMPort) to adopt a new Container Terminal Operating System (CTOS) to traffic management at the container terminal of the Greek port. This is the CM Chip operating system developed by China Merchants Holdings (International) Information Technology Co. (CMHIT), a subsidiary of CMPort, which will be coming for the first time installed in a European port.

The agreement, which CMPort has signed with CMHIT, in addition, that the two parties are active both from the point of view operational to promote the port of Thessaloniki on the Chinese market as the gateway to Europe.

"The Thessaloniki Port Authority - explained CEO and Chief Operating Officer of the Authority Greek Port, Franco Nicola Cupolo - is implementing a vast investment plan whose heart is represented by the expansion of the terminal container to allow it to serve the services of the major containerized shipping companies and to accommodate Ultra Large Container Vessels of the capacity of 24,000 teu. We believe that the implementation of the CTOS will add value to our investments and will support the passage of the terminal container to standard international companies'.

PSA Genova Pra'

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