GNV, an Aponte-owned (MSC) company, carried more than 175,000 passengers during operation ‘Marhaba 2017’.
Each year many Moroccan expats travel to their home country during summer. Known as operation ‘Marhaba 2017’ this migration sees a huge peak in ferry travel across the Mediterranean.
At a press conference in Casablanca, GNV said it saw an increase of 32.5% compared to last year.
Some GNV figures for Marhaba 2017:
- Total pax: 175,116 pax
- Port of Tangier: 122,838 (via Genoa, Sète and Barcelona)
- Port of Nador: 52,278 (via Sète and Barcelona)