From the July 3rd to 7th, a high-level delegation from the Ports of Djibouti, led by the General Director, Mr. Saad Omar Guelleh visited the 3 largest Japanese shipping companies (MOL, K-Line and NYK).

The General Director of the new Port of Tadjourah, Mr. Mahamad Obakar Houmad and two heads of the Department of Market Development of the Port of Djibouti S.A. The delegation was welcomed by the Director General of JICA’s Africa Department, Mr. Ryuichi Kato.

During this visit, talks were held on strengthening the trade relations in the vehicle transshipment sector and the new opportunities that are opening up in view of Djibouti’s favorable investment climate.

To this occasion, the ambassador of Djibouti to Japan, H.E. Mr. Ahmed Araita Ali, on behalf of the government and people of Djibouti expressed his deep gratitude to the generosity and support of the Japanese government and people.