Current Date:

Tuesday, 23 October 2018

ICTSI is the SPCT Port Sudan Preferred Bidder

(PORT STRATEGY) International Container Terminal Services (ICTSI) has been declared the preferred bidder to operate, manage and develop the South Port Container Terminal (SPCT) at the port of Port Sudan.
In a disclosure to the Philippine Stock Exchange, ICTSI said Sea Ports Corporation of Sudan (SPC) had confirmed its preference for ICTSI to undertake operational and development responsibility for SPC’s existing container terminal infrastructure and terminal handling equipment under a 20-year concession.
The report, dated 13 July, stated that “ICTSI and SPC will enter into negotiations with the purpose of concluding the Concession Agreement.”
Led by SPC, with Hamburg Port Consulting as international advisor, the tender process attracted bids from several international port operators, said the document.
In 2017, SPCT had a throughput of 470,000 teus. The terminal has a capacity of more than 1m teus.