Port of Barcelona promoted in Tokyo
Trade Mission headed by Ms. Mercè Conesa, President of Port Authority of Barcelona, organized a port seminar in Tokyo on 11 November to promote the port among the Japanese port and maritime community, IAPH says in a press release. In front of some 200 participants, Ms. Conesa made an impressive presentation entitled “The main logistics hub in Southern Europe” and mentioned that the port has always aspired to become a smart, green and sustainable port and further that the market they serve is their treasure. Also in attendance were Japanese importers of Spanish products and exporters of Japanese products as well as Spanish companies from the Barcelona port community. At the end of the seminar, signing ceremony of MoU (Memorandum of Understanding) for cooperation was held between the port of Barcelona and the port of Tokyo represented by Ms. Hiromi Furuya, Director General.