The official opening was made by Aleksandar Vučić, President of Serbia and Zorana Mihajlović, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Construction, Transport and Infrastructure. The Chinese side was represented by Mr. Li Xiaopeng, Minister of Transport.
President Andrzej Duda at the Summit of the Three Seas Initiative in Bucharest
The third this year’s summit of the Three Seas Initiative was held on 17-18 September in Bucharest, parallel to the Business Forum for the transport, energy and IT / ICT sectors (information technologies and communication). The first day of the event was attended by the President of the Republic of Poland, Andrzej Duda, and the […]
Infrastructure development in CEE one of the themes of the XXVIII Economic Forum in Krynica-Zdrój
The 28th Economic Forum in Krynica-Zdrój was held this year on 4 – 6 September. Over three days took place almost 180 discussion panels, debates and lectures. The conversations were devoted primarily to the future of Europe, but also to new technologies. Already in the first debate entitled “Between economy and politics. Europe in search of […]
New members of the agreement of terminal operators and logistics centres in Central and Eastern Europe
Members of the agreement have met in in the headquarter of the Port of Gdynia. As the result, six new members have jointed the initiative – logistics operator PKP Cargo Connect Ltd., Baltic Container Terminal Ltd., Advanced World Transport a.s. (PKP CARGO group) and autorities of Polish ports Elbląg, Kołobrzeg and Police.
Three Seas Fund to be established
At the upcoming summit of the Three Seas countries in Bucharest, which will be held on 17-18 September, banking institutions from 12 countries will sign a letter of intent on the establishment of a special investment fund called “Three Seas Fund”. The main aim of the fund will be financing strategic infrastructure and energy projects […]
The modernization of the Świnoujście – Szczecin seaway – the contractor has been chosen
On July 31, 2018 has been selected an offer within the public procurement procedure for the design and execution of construction and dredging works regarding the investment under the name: Modernization of the Świnoujście – Szczecin fairway to a depth of 12.5 m. The entity selected for the implementation of the work is a Belgian-Dutch […]
Very good situation of Polish ports – next records in transshipments
Polish seaports Gdańsk, Gdynia and Szczecin-Świnoujście are breaking records in transshipment of imported and exported goods. With each month, the number of tons increases, which remains in the circulation of the leading entities in this sector. According to data of the Polish Central Statistical Office, after the first half of 2018, the largest quantities of […]
The improvement of transport communication between Poland and V4 countries will facilitate access to the Polish seaports
The A1 motorway is a road belonging to the Trans-European Transport Network (TEN-T) and the priority project “Highway Gdańsk – Brno / Bratislava – Vienna”. The A1 route is the only A-class road with a meridian course that crosses the entire territory of the Republic of Poland and forms the main communication route connecting the […]
Construction of the Pelješac bridge as the example of Chinese and Croatian cooperation
The Pelješac bridge will connect the peninsula of the same name with the rest of mainland Croatia over the Adriatic, providing an alternative route to crossing the Neum Corridor – a strip of the Adriatic coastline situated in Bosnia and Herzegovina between these two parts of Croatia.
Promoting cooperation between seaports within the Belt and Road Initiative
During the World Maritime Day Parallel Event 2018 Mr. LIU Xiaoming, Vice-Minister of Transport of China delivered a presentation on promoting pragmatic cooperation in seaports along the Belt and Road Initiative. Mr. LIU Xiaoming pointed out the achievements made in Chinese domestic port development. He emphasized that the total cargo throughput of Chinese ports and the volume of containers handled at Chinese ports is the first in the world and that 7 Chinese ports are on list of the world’s top 10 seaports.