Inauguration ceremony of expansion project of Pier III Container on the COSCO facilities
Piraeus, January 22, 2015
With the presence of the Greece's Prime Minister Mr.Antonis Samaras and the Marine and Aegean Minister Mr. Miltiadis Varvitsiotis, held on the SEP SA facilities (Piraeus) , the inauguration ceremony of the investment project Expansion of Pier III. Present also was the Executive Vice President of China COSCO Group, Mr. Sun Jikang and President of COSCO Europe GmbH, Mr. LinJi, Chinese Ambassador to Greece, Zou Xiaoli, and other official guests.
This event marked a series of agreements between the Greek government and the Chinese company COSCO on further exploitation of the potential of Piraeus, the largest port in Greece, in terms of the container sector.
Also present to this very important time for the port of Piraeus and the Greek economy were Tasos Vamvakidis, Chief Commercial Officer of COSCO in Greece, and the General Manager Angelos Karakostas.
Of course it was a great honor and pleasure for me to be part of this important moment through photographic coverage of this celebration for Piraeus and Greece, moreover, the port of Piraeus is a place that feel like home, living and growing up near it.