USA experts positively evaluated Klaipėda Port Security

Date

2007 12 20

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On 6-9 November 2007, visiting Lithuania, experts of USA Coast Guard International Airports security programme group gave a very high evaluation of the International ships and ports equipment (terminals) implementation in Klaipėda State Seaport.

The visit aim of USA Coast Guard International Airports security programme groupexperts in Lithuania was to exchange information on International ships‘ and ports‘ equipment (terminals) security code implementation. Also the visitors intended to get acquainted with security measures of their selected ports. In Klaipėda Seaport the experts analysed presented information, they also visited JSC “ Klaipėdos nafta”, JSC “Klaipėdos terminalo grupė” and Ferry Terminal (ro-ro).

In the preliminary conclusions of USA experts the security of Klaipėda Seaport as well as of terminals was evaluated very well. Only a few recommendations were submitted for the more efficient implementation of national security trainings and practice.