Agreement reached between Contship and TiL for the control of MCT
Contship Italia S.p.A. and Itaterminaux S.à.r.l., a fully controlled subsidiary of Terminal Investment Ltd (TIL) have executed a share purchase agreement concerning the sale of 50% of CSM Italia Gate S.p.A., the company which owns 100% of MCT - Medcenter Container Terminal S.p.A., the company said in its release.
MCT is the concessionaire of the container terminal activities in the port of Gioia Tauro and TIL already owned 50% of CSM Italia Gate S.p.A.
The parties involved are not disclosing terms. Regulatory approvals are still pending.
At closing, TIL will own 100% of CSM Italia Gate S.p.A. and will indirectly control all the shares of MCT.
Contship Italia S.p.A. expresses its gratitude to all MCT employees, customers, suppliers and partners, including TIL, who supported the container terminal activities in Gioia Tauro, whose operations were started by Contship 24 years ago.
Maurizio Delfino, Stanislao Chimenti e Luca Leonardi of Delfino e Associati Willkie Farr & Gallagher LLP have assisted Contship Italia while Carlo Grignani, Alberto Torrazza ed Ekaterina Aksenova of NCTM have assisted TiL.