Tuesday 15 November 2011
For the third year, the Port of Cork sponsored the Irish Exporter Awards category, ‘Deep Sea Shipping Company’ which recognises the strategically important role of deep sea shipping to our island economy. This year, the award was presented to APL Ireland who exports from Dublin, Cork and Belfast ports offering a feeder vessel network with access to North America, Asia, Australia and other distant destination.
Mr Brendan Keating, Port of Cork CEO said: As Ireland’s primary deep water port, the Port of Cork has a long term focus on meeting the needs of deep sea shipping lines and understands the importance of growing the export market.’
He continued: ‘We are delighted to sponsor the Deep Sea Shipping Company Award for 2011 and we look forward to supporting the growth of international trade for both current and future economic prospects.’
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