In early October the Singapore-based Swire shipping (owned by the China Navigation Company group) organized in Portorož a meeting for its 30 representatives of European agents, while a representative of Luka Koper presented at the event the opportunities which Port of Koper can offer. The agent of Swire Shipping in Slovenia is the Koper-based forwarder and agency TPG d.o.o. The shipping company operates a fleet of multi-purpose vessels, especially in the Pacific-Asia region. For cargoes coming from Europe they use Singapore as a transshipment hub. According to latest information, the shipping company expressed interest to establish a regular service with Koper. Detailed info about available services of Swire shipping are available by agent TPG (Mr. Gracijan Necmeskal, email@example.com, tel: +386 5 66 38 910).
Swire shipping appoints new agent in Koper