The potential for the Mediterranean region to develop as a sustainable storage, trading and logistics hub for petrochemical products gained further momentum at the second Port of Tarragona hub day workshop.
Professionals from across the region and Europe gathered to discuss how to elevate the region as another alternative hub into the continent. The Port of Tarragona is one of the benchmark ports for the petrochemical industry in the Mediterranean and wants to further maximise the region’s potential by understanding and capturing the current trends in the petrochemical market.
On the first day, delegates were given an overview of a resent survey completed by a cross-section of petrochemical companies to further understand their challenges and gain insight into the opportunities available for development.
The results highlighted that areas to improve the competitiveness of the Mediterranean region include improving the water draft, additional storage capacity as well as more of a range o...