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APM Terminals breaks ground on Mexican container terminal

Puerto de Lazaro Cardenas

Port of Lázaro Cárdenas

APM Terminals broke ground last week on its new Mexican container terminal this week at the Port of Lázaro Cárdenas – the country’s second busiest box facility.

The TEC2 facility will be developed in three stages; Phase I with an annual throughput capacity of 1.2 million TEU is expected to begin operations by the first quarter of 2015.

When fully completed, TEC2, representing an investment of approximately $900 million, will provide shipping companies with 1,485 metres of berth, 16 STS cranes, and an annual throughput capacity of 4.1 million TEU.

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