An event will take place on thw 8th of December 2022 to celebrate the start of CMA-CGM's new FEMEX service, connecting Thessaloniki with the ports of Southampton (Great Britain), Antwerp (Belgium), Rotterdam (The Netherlands) and Hamburg (Germany).
In addition, this service provides Thessaloniki with direct calls to Turkish ports (Istanbul, Gebze, Gemlik, Izmir) as well as the Moroccan port of Tangiers.
CMA CGM's FEMEX vessels will be amongst the largest ever calling the port of Thessaloniki.
The event officially announces the new weekly FEMEX service and will take place at the Hotel Mediterranean Palace, in the hall named "DIAS", located on the 7th floor.
CMA CGM is one of the largest container transport companies, ranks the 3rd position globally, active in 160 countries, transporting 20 million TEUs annually and managing 50 ports worldwide.
In 2001, CMA CGM opened their offices in Piraeus and Thessaloniki. CMA CGM now owns a percentage of the containerized area of the Thessaloniki Port Authority. The goal over the past 2 years has been to upgrade the port as well as making it a major gateway to the southern Balkan countries.