Tunisia to organize weekly freight trips to Libya

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Tunisia to organize weekly freight trips to Libya

April 07, 2020 - 14:14
Written by: SafaAlharathy

The Tunisian Ministry of Transport said on Monday, that it has agreed with a marine carrier to organize weekly trips for transporting Tunisian exports to Tripoli via Sfax Port.

"This step comes to support the Tunisian exporters and facilitate transportation operations for those interested to access the Libyan market, by providing maritime transport services to secure the flow of cargo traffic between Tunisia and Libya," the Tunisian ministry explained.

The first trip between the two ports will take place next week according to the Tunisian ministry, pointing out to the possibility of regulating maritime trade between the two countries