PMO News Portal - During his visit to Amirabad port, Mohammad
Rastad, the Managing Director of PMO pointed that ports have a major role in
creating jobs, and improving economic prosperity of cities located in the
coastal strips. In this regard Ports and maritime Organization has so far been
able to create jobs for 35,000 people on the coastal strip.
The Ports Authority will provide subsidized special
facilities to private sector investors active in the field of maritime tourism
with, added Rastad. He also announced the operation of the maritime tourism
zone of Amirabad port with the approval of the comprehensive commercial plan of
ports and the creation of the necessary infrastructure by the private sector in
the near future.
Considering that a large volume of goods needed by the
country is provided through the Caspian littoral states, Mohammad Rastad stated
that with the high capacity of Amirabad port, reducing the average time period
for keeping goods in warehouses is effective in achieving this.