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Customs Transit Service
date: 24.04.10


Effective from 1st April'10  MET BULGARIA started to offer transit customs formalities for goods movedto/ex hinterrland destinations at Burgaria and EU counbtries. MET provides complete electronic  customes formalities, on-line input thru BG Customs system, follow up of all customes procedures.


Ferry connection bewteen Varna and Kavkaz Port - Russia planned for 3Q2008
date: 05.08.08

Following  cargo growth  observed during past 3 years between Bulgaria and Russia, it's planned new ferry line to start operations between Bulgarian port Varna and Russin port - Kavkaz. 

The service will be operated by 2 specialized 'rail vagons' carring ferry ships with weekly sailings , direct navigation time between ports of 36 hours could allow fast  delivery for  many Bulgarian export commodities to growing Russian market.


New THC at Varna Port
date: 31.01.08


For Varna Port are announced new Terminal Handling Charges  EUR 125/170 per 20GP/40GP containers. Above rates are applicable for operations effected at both terminals - Varna West and Varna East

New Service to Limassol
date: 20.12.07


MET has started new regular  service between Varna and Limassol (Cyprus); on weekly base Varna (West Terminal)  is connected to ports:     Limassol /Cyprus and Piraeus/Greece (transshipment option for Middle East/Indian Sub Continent cargoes)

Service to Ukraine, Russia
date: 06.07.07


Effective begining July, MET Bulgaria has started to offer regular Trailer service to Ukraine. Service is based on liner ferry connection connecting sea ports of Varna, Bulgaria and Ilychevsk. Ukraine. Customs Clerance at Kiev, Odessa , Dnepropetrovsk and Mariupol could be provided. 

Complete Forwarding Service for USA Trades
date: 06.04.06


Dear Customers,

following announced takover of CPSHIPS(all liner brands)  by TUI AG last year and established smooth cargo handling for your cargoes shipped on Nonth America - Bulgaria trade, hereby we'd like to inform that MET Bulgaria will continue to serve its valued customers by offering:

- NVO regular services to USA (Gulf Ports), CANADA, MEXICO

- door/door transportation Bulgaria-USA, Canada, Mexico

- reliable agency netwotk at NORTH AMERICA


CP Ships completes amalgamation resulting in TUI owning 100% of CP Ships
date: 21.12.05


CP Ships Limited today announced that it has completed its previously-announced amalgamation with Ship Acquisition Inc. As a result of the amalgamation, TUI AG owns 100% of the common shares of CP Ships.

About CP Ships


CP Ships(integrated brands of Contship, Canmar, TMM Lines, Lykes Lines, Italia di Navigazione), a subsidiary of TUI AG, provides international container transportation in four key regional markets: TransAtlantic, Australasia, Latin America and Asia with 38 services in 21 trade lanes. As of 30th September 2005 its vessel fleet was 80 ships and its container fleet 432,000 teu. Volume in 2004 was 2.3 million teu. CP Ships also owns Montreal Gateway Terminals which operates one of Canada's largest marine container terminal facilities. TUI plans to integrate CP Ships into its other shipping subsidiary Hapag-Lloyd to create the world's fifth-largest container shipping company.