After a follow-up audit conducted by TUV RHEINLAND certification company, the ISO 9001-2008 version certification obtained by Marsa Maroc in July 2012 for the "Marketing and operations of loading, unloading of trailers and containers, and storage of goods" at the port of Casablanca was renewed.
The Port of Nador has strengthened its link with the port of Motril with three weekly rotations to be conducted from this week by the ferry belonging to the Spanish shipowner Armas. Thus, on January 21st,2013, the ferry docked as technical testing, at the ferry terminal of Nador's Port. Meanwhile, the owner will continue to provide, under the authorizations granted, four rotations to Al Hoceima's Port until May 31st, 2013.
Marsa Maroc, and for the third time in a row, was awarded the blue flag for its citizen commitment to the « Clean Beaches » operation. It rewards the actions carried out by Marsa Maroc in cleaning up and animating the « AïnDiab Extension » beach.
The operation direction in the Port of Agadir handled early April the new iron ore traffic. This traffic destined for export was handled on behalf of an Indian company which operates the mine ALNIF in the region of Ouarzazate. The volume estimate for this new traffic is 500,000 tons per year.