Senior management of Ashdod Port Company, headed by Chairman of the Board Orna Hozman Bechor and Company CEO Isaac Blumenthal, led a delegation of Port management, including VP of Operations Itzik Cohen and VP of Customer Relations Eli Bar Yosef, on a business tour in the Far East in which they met with the management of a number of international shipping companies and with their counterparts at key seaports.
On Wednesday the delegation conducted a joint working meeting in Taiwan City with the management of the EverGreen shipping company, headed by company President Li Mong Gi. In this meeting they discussed a number of ways to deepen the cooperation between Ashdod Port and the Taiwanese company, which is a senior partner in a key shipping partnership that brings mega cargo ships to Ashdod Port on a weekly basis.
An additional working meeting took place in Taiwan with the management of Yang Ming headed by President Vincent Lin. In this meeting they discussed options for starting and implementing joint business ventures for both companies, as well as cooperation in the area of business development and increasing the amount of cargo unloaded and loaded at Ashdod Port. In addition the delegation from Ashdod met with management of the OOCL shipping company.