80% incentives for "Ro-Ro vessels" in the northern ports of Iran

The Deputy of Ports and Economic Affairs of the Ports and Maritime Organization announced an 80% discount on tolls and costs of "Ro-Ro vessels" in the northern ports of the country for one year.
80% incentives for "Ro-Ro vessels" in the northern ports of Iran

PMO News Portal - Referring to the capacities created in the country's ports due to the berthing of roro vessels, Farhad Montaser Koohsari stated that in order to transfer truck traffic from the country's roads and land borders to the sea, as well as direct transportation of trucks, including full And empty through the northern ports of the country to the Caspian littoral states, The Ports and Maritime Organization has offered an 80% discount to roro vessels. The set discount on tolls and costs associated with roro vessels in the northern ports of the country will be in place for one year.

The Deputy of Ports and Economic Affairs of the Ports and Maritime Organization added: By offering this discount, shipping companies operating in the Caspian Sea are expected to be encouraged to take advantage of this opportunity for establishing regular lines and transport companies to connect trucks to roro vessels and transit of goods to the Caspian littoral states.

Amirabad port is completing the final stage of its RoRo dock, which is the first train ferry dock in Iran. The Ports and Maritime Organization considers the construction of the wharf with objectives such as the need of the global economy to form multimodal transport, increase the share of transit of commercial goods, bulk and oil products of Central Asian countries through Iran to open waters and also the need to use rail transport to increase rail transit capacity.

Sep 8, 2020 10:08
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