The Maltese Islands have an old tradition in trading with its facilities dating back to the times of the Phoenicians as early as 3,700B.C. Through the establishment of the Malta Freeport within the Marsaxlokk Freeport, Malta has reaffirmed itself as a major maritime transhipment centre in the Mediterranean region.
Malta Freeport Terminals Ltd is active in the fields of container handling and industrial storage. International Carriers in the container industry have been attracted by MFTL’s geographical location, proven track record and state-of-the-art facilities, dedicated to transhipment and cost-effective operations.
Oil Tanking Malta is another activity within the Port of Marsaxlokk offering from its centrally located Mediterranean facility excellent, advantageous and cost effective oil storage, making and breaking bulk, blending and treatments.
Offshore Logistics and Support
Medserv p.l.c. operates a dedicated logistical support base from the port of Marsaxlokk. It has served as the most significant offshore base for the central Mediterranean area, and remains the focal point for major oil and gas companies, drilling contractors and service companies operating offshore North Africa.