Passenger Port of St. Petersburg “Marine Façade” and Port of Hamburg sign MoU
On September 01st “PP SPb MF” PLC representatives as a part of St. Petersburg delegation headed by St Petersburg Governor Georgy Poltavchenko paid an official visit to Hamburg (Germany).
During the visit a Memorandum of Understanding between Passenger Port of St. Petersburg “Marine Façade” PLC and Port of Hamburg was signed, says PP SPb MF. On the German side, the heads of the Port Authority of Hamburg and the management company Cruise Gate Hamburg took part in the event.
Among the main areas of cooperation these should be noted: parties aim at improving the attractiveness of cruise tourism, including organization of cruises during the low season, creating the most comfortable environment for sea passengers, representatives of cruise lines and tour operators, by developing ports’ infrastructure, improving the quality and increasing the quantity of available services, taking other relevant measures.
Also the Memorandum of Understanding provides the increase of information partnership intensity, organisation and joint participation in specialised congresses and exhibitions and other areas of cooperation.
It should be noted that within the framework of the event "PP SPb MF" PLC representatives also visited one of the modern cruise terminals of Port of Hamburg and took part in the official reception on behalf of the Senate of Hamburg.