Categories: EuropePublished On: 09.04.2020237 words1.3 min read

Their Majesties recognize the effort of the entire port community that has not stopped working during 24-hour shifts for reception and delivery services in all terminals to guarantee supply in the supply chains.

València, April the 7th 2020.- The heads of the Port of Valencia (Valenciaport) transmitted to them that all port services are working one hundred percent for the supply of citizens. Their Majesties met by videoconference with the President of the Valencia Port Authority (PAV), Aurelio Martínez Estévez, and the Head of the Cabinet of the Valencia Port Authority, Marta Villalonga. His Majesty the King also spoke on the phone with the president of the Valencian Association of Entrepreneurs (AVE), Vicente Boluda.

The President of the PAV has pointed out to the Kings Felipe and Letizia that 70% of what Spain does not produce and has to import is done through ports. These days, due to COVID19, it is observed that the critical role that they are playing in guaranteeing the essential products to supply our markets or bring these supplies to the island communities, which have experienced a spectacular growth in traffic. Their Majesties the Kings transmitted a message of encouragement to all the people who make it possible to guarantee this supply chain day after day, from the professional who unloads the cargo to the person who manages it on land . . . . .

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