British Ambassador to Morocco, Simon Martin, has issued a statement saying that the new shipping line to connect directly Tangier Med and Poole in southern England would be operational in September. The ambassador announced that the shipping line between the ports of Tangier Med and Poole, England, would be operational in September 2021.
“To my knowledge, this route will be the first direct maritime line between our two countries for a long time. From September, there will be a weekly service between the two ports. It will be faster, cheaper and this connection will encourage more trade between the two countries,” Martin told northafricapost.com.
The connection, announced last February, will facilitate trade between the two countries. This route will half the journey duration between the two countries, which will be connected in less than 3 days, against more than six days currently by land.