MEDPorts General Assembly in Venice
On the 17th of December the MEDPorts General Assembly was held at the North Adriatic Sea Port Authority in Venice.
The MEDports Association aims at creating a new area of collaboration, production and exchange between the Mediterranean ports on common issues; at the same time, the Association works to promote the Mediterranean basin at international level as the platform connected - and able to connect - Asia, Africa and Europe. The MEDports Association counts 24 members representing about the 70% of the total traffic of the Mediterranean ports.
The meeting consolidates the Port of Venice as a leading player in the discussion on the future of maritime trade and technological and environmental innovation in the port area. "MedPorts is a great opportunity for all the Mediterranean ports because it recognizes the economic and commercial centrality of this basin"said Pino Musolino, North Adriatic Sea Port Authority President.