Ports of Nacala in Mozambique, and Leixões in Portugal, sign cooperation agreement

5 September 2013

Mozambican company Portos do Norte (PN), which manages the port of Nacala, in northern Mozambique and Portugal’s Administração dos Portos do Douro e Leixões (APDL) , Thursday in Maputo signed a business cooperation agreement that includes training, according to Mozambican daily newspaper Notícias.

Citing a statement, the newspaper said that cooperation would also boost sea links between the ports of Leixões and Nacala, promoting good port management pricatices and offer internships and training.

In the first year of the agreement, of a total three, the focus will be for APDL to provide PN support to assess the IT systems installed at the port of Nacala.

APDL will also offer support to PN in the areas of management, strategic alignment, team motivation and management and creating conditions to provide a 120 to 140-hour training course organised in and for Mozambique for port strategy and management. (macauhub)