Morocco opened a new terminal at its Tanger Med port, which reported a volume of 3.5 million twenty-foot equivalent units (TEU) last year.

The Tanger Med Port 2 will have a total nominal capacity of about six million TEU, therefore expanding the total capacity of the entire Tanger Med complex to over nine million TEUs.

Nearly $1.6bn has been invested in Tanger Med 2 to expand is capacity, according to Reuters.