Ekol Logistics recently acquired a 65-percent share in Europa Multipurpose Terminals (EMT), the operator of the port it uses for its Ro-Ro and unit train services in Trieste, Italy. The acquisition is an asset to the region’s modern Ro-Ro terminal which the company built in Yalova, Turkey. The Port of Trieste is situated in a strategic location, reaching across Europe through its railway connections assisting the progress of intermodal transportation solutions, a pioneering service we offer to our customers to achieve higher quality, sustainability, low cost, and efficiency.
The Port of Trieste is capable of operating two Ro-Ro ships simultaneously. In 2016, it was involved in 110,000 Ro-Ro ship and 70,000 train journeys. It is intended that its capacity will be boosted to 140,000 Ro-Ro ships and 100,000 trains in 2017.