07 May 2021
Meeting with Transport Community

Desk Officer for Waterborne Transport Mr Kristijan Lezaic from Transport Community visited Port of Bar on 6th May 2021 along with representatives from Ministry of Capital Investments of Montenegro.

The meeting began with presentation of the activities of the Port of Bar in 2020/2021 and he current state of development of port capacities and future planned projects.

The meeting continued with discussion and presentation in line with agenda:

  1. Compliance with the TEN-T key indicators and plans for clean fuels availability
  2. Future cooperation with TCT, future implementation of Action plan for Waterborne transport and Multimodality – plans and deadlines
  3. Information/presentation regarding the ongoing INTERREG projects such as SMARTPORT or other INTERREG projects that Port of Bar is currently participating in

Port of Bar had the opportunity to give brief presentations to the participants regarding the ongoing Italy-Albania-Montenegro Programme co-financed projects: EFINTISSuMo and SMARTPORT.

Port of Bar is the Lead Partner in EFINTIS project along with 4 more institutions: Albanian Institute of transport, Southern Adriatic Sea Port Authority, Durres Port Authority and Autonomous Agency for Hospitality and Tourism of Termoli. Main actions of this project are focused on upgrading and optimizing existing PCS platforms in Bar and Bari and on setting a milestone and forming an ICT tools in Durres and Termoli with Development plan for establishment of logistic centers in Albania.