Rachid Houari

Tanger Med Port

Central Director Tanger Med Port 1&2 / General Manager of the Logistics Zone “Medhub”

Director of the Port Tanger Med 1 & 2

TMSA (Port & Free Zones)MBA graduate of the Ecole Nationale des Ponts & Chaussées in Paris and graduate of engineering studies in Maritime and Ports from Southampton University UK. After the first experience in England and France, Rachid Houari worked for 5 years in the shipping business, he then joined Tanger Med TMSA in 2005, and since 2012 he is the Director of Tanger Med Port and also as MD of the Logistical Free Zone MEDHUB. He contributed to various major projects such as concession of container terminals, hydrocarbon, Renault & PSA Plants, but also contributed to various Logistic Hub facilities like Décathlon, Adidas Emirates, 3M, DHL, and Nippon Express …     

SESSIONS WITH Rachid Houari

Wednesday, 23 June

  • 02:25pm - 02:55pm (CET) / 23/jun/2021 12:25 pm - 23/jun/2021 12:55 pm

    The Century of Africa

    African Maritime Trade and Landlocked Countries

    Virtual

    One of the major challenges facing Africa's seventeen landlocked countries is cargo accessibility by road rail and inland waterways. With Africa's ports now modernized and ready to ramp up trade to and from the continent, what does it take for ambitious intermodal infrastructure projects to move from the planning desk to reality? In an interview by UNCTAD's Jan Hoffman with Ethiopia's Minister for Transport, you will get a view of how accessibility is now a problem of the past for Ethiopian cargo owners. 

Thursday, 24 June