JPA PARTICIPATES IN THE 9TH PHILIPPINE PORTS & SHIPPING 2017 CONFERENCE & EXHIBITIONS
25th February 2017, MANILA – Johor Port Authority (JPA) has participated in the international exhibition which is the 9th Philippine Ports & Shipping 2017 Conference and Exhibition in Manila recently. The conference and exhibition was organized by Transport Event Management and attended by approximately 350 delegates from various countries, especially from Asian countries. A total of 50 exhibition booths were participated by various agencies, terminal operators and port services providers which provides excitement to the exhibition.
The two (2) day events which was held on 23 to 24 February 2017 in Peninsula Hotel, Makati, Manila was officiated by Mr. Arthur P. Tugade, the Secretary of Ministry of Transport for the Republic of Philippine. The exhibition was participated by Johor Port Berhad (JPB) and Port of Tanjung Pelepas (PTP) under the Malaysia’s Southern Gateways platform. This joint collaboration is to promote ports in Johor apart from establishing connection between terminal operators with government agencies on ASEAN level.
JPA also participated in technical visits to three (3) locations arranged by the organiser to Manila North Harbour Port, Manila International Container Terminal and Asian Terminal on the previous day.