Director General of Ports and Maritime Organization (PMO) for Market
Development and Agreements Affairs Mohammad Saeed Asl Saeedipour said on
Tuesday that Italian firms keen on investing in Chabahar port.
revealed the conclusion of agreement between concerned officials of the two
countries for launching Chabahar-Venice shipping line.
Vital matters discussed between Iranian
and Italian officials
seafarers, providing relevant equipment and providing port tariffs and services
were discussed between Iranian and Italian officials.
this meeting, Italian maritime transport companies voiced their readiness to
take advantage of potentials of Chabahar port and investment in this port,
Advantages Chabahar port offers
distance of Chabahar port from the Persian Gulf, cheap tariffs and investment
costs in this port as compared with other ports in Dubai as well as ports of
foreign countries prompted Italian companies to make huge investment in
Chabahar port, he stressed.
investment contracts inked in ports are based on BOT (Build-Operate-Transfer)
and no parcel of land is ceded to any applicant, Saeedipour added.