“Anaklia Sea Port will be built with maximum security of ecology”, – Paul Force, Vice President at the Conti Group declares, whose aim is to get in the list of eco projects.
Paul Force made the statement after the discussion of technical details of Anaklia Deep Sea Water Port. The meeting was attended by Levan Shonia, governor of Samegrelo-Zemo Svaneti, U.S. State Department Principal Deputy Assistant Secretary for Economic and Business Affairs, Kurt Tong, Paul Force, Vice President at the Conti Group and Zurab Pickhaia, financial director of ANAKLIA DEVELOPMENT CONSORTIUM. They have discussed development state of the port.
“Construction of the port starts late in 2017 and finishes late in 2019. The first ship will be received by the beginning of 2020. The investment made in this project will have an impact on the region. These will be low tariffs, employment of local residents and positive impact on the local business”, – Vice President of “Conti Group” declares.
It was noted at the meeting, that directly 3400 local residents will be employed in the construction of the port and constantly 6400 entities will work in the port.
“Economic effect of the Port is very large, enough large works are carried and much money will be spent. Lot of local Georgian companies will be engaged in the construction. The initial capacity of the port should be 900 000 TEU containers. However, the Port is for 100 million t”, – Zurab Pickhaia, financial director of ANAKLIA DEVELOPMENT CONSORTIUM declares.
U.S. State Department Principal Deputy Assistant Secretary for Economic and Business Affairs, Kurt Tong welcomes the Port construction and declares, that Anaklia Deep Sea Water Port is the most important project not merely for Georgia but the whole region. To remind, ANAKLIA DEVELOPMENT CONSORTIUM will implement construction of Deep Water Sea Port and FIZ. ANAKLIA DEVELOPMENT CONSORTIUM is the joint company of “TBC Holding” and American Conti International.