Gefco has opened a new warehouse in Morocco’s Tanger Med Logistics Zone with 11 loading and unloading docks.
The 10,000 m² facility is located in the Tangier Logistics Zone Medhab, a logistic gateway to the European and African markets with over 1 billion customers.
The new warehouse will enable Gefco to offer a variety of solutions, including crossings and customs services in the Strait of Gibraltar. It also extends the storage and transportation services that the Group already offers, especially in the industrial sector. More than 135 companies and automotive suppliers, including PSA, Continental, Faurecia, 3M, Novales and Valeo, will benefit from Gefco’s new facility in Tangier Med.
“This is an exciting moment for Africa’s logistics sector, especially Maghreb,” said Sebastian Roger, Moroccan GM Jeffco.
“Morocco has a strong workforce, world-class infrastructure such as the port of Tangier Med, and its geographical location provides great opportunities for growth. Our commitment continues to invest in Morocco. , The most agile and intelligent solution for local customers for their business. “
Gefco’s new space in Tangier has 20 security cameras, a fire system and two security lamps that guarantee 24/7 surveillance.
“The Tangier Logistics Zone offers more than 200 hectares, including ready-to-use warehouses for logistics operations, and is fully integrated with Tangier Med Port, providing weekly connections to more than 186 ports around the world.” Medhub GM’s Rachid Houari added.
“The Logistics Zone is the perfect choice for large multinationals and logistics operators looking to optimize their logistics operations and redistribute the flow of goods to Africa, Europe and the United States.”
The new warehouse will also strengthen Jeffco’s position in Maglev. Maglev is an important geographical area for the company, which has invested heavily in it in recent years. In August 2018, Gefco acquired GLT, a European-Morocco transport specialist and a leading operator at the Algeciras-Tangiers intersection.
In 2019, Gefco began rail transportation of PSA vehicles from its Kenitra plant and at the end of 2020 established Groupe PSA Client Cluster General Management for the Iberian Peninsula and Morocco.
Gefco offers Moroccan multimodal solutions by road, sea and air, as well as finished vehicle logistics, warehousing, customs, taxes, reusable packaging and time-critical solutions.
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