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Government of Malta allocates funds to Compensate Operators


The Government of Malta has allocated funds to be granted to port operators, importers, exporters and ship agents as a partial refund of handling fees incurred for all those activities and operations which took place during the COVID-19 pandemic period earlier this year. During such period Transport Malta registered 1,357 ship calls  and movements involving 24,719 containers and 14,755 trailers. These will all be eligible for refunds under the scheme. Port pilotage, port dues  and mooring services costs will receive a 35% refund while importers/exporters will receive a compensation of 40 Euros per trailer and 20 Euros per container


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