Tender to be issued for $1bn Moroccan port in Q4 2019
Plans were reportedly approved for the construction of the port that is expected to be finished within seven years
Government officials from Morocco have reportedly been granted permission to build a port worth $1bn in Dakhla, with its tender expected to be issued by the fourth quarter of 2019 and project completion due in seven years.
Morocco's cabinet reportedly approved plans to create a department that would oversee the port's construction, according to Thomson Reuters, citing a Hespress report quoting cabinet minister Mustafa Al-Khalfi.
Al-Khalfi reportedly added that the project was part of Morocco's strategy to expand port activity by 2030.