The German FRS shipping company has announced that it will launch a new service between Motril (Granada, southern Spain) and the port of Tangier
This connection, which will focus mainly on the transport of goods, will be operational during the second half of January at a rate of seven weekly crossings. The head of FRS, José Carlos Delgado said, "This service is a new opportunity for our customers, who can now reduce the transport distance, which will help reduce transportation costs".
The German company is one of the main companies in the field of passenger and freight transport in the Strait of Gibraltar with over 1.7 million passengers and 400,000 vehicles transported per year.
The new route is in addition to services linking the port of Motril with the Moroccan cities of Nador and Al Hoceima.