Algeciras


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Al·ge·ci·ras

 (ăl′jĭ-sîr′əs, äl′hĕ-thē′räs)
A city of southern Spain on the Bay of Algeciras opposite Gibraltar. It is a port and tourist center.

Algeciras

(ˌældʒɪˈsɪrəs; Spanish alxeˈθiras)
n
(Placename) a port and resort in SW Spain, on the Strait of Gibraltar: scene of a conference of the Great Powers in 1906. Pop: 108 779 (2003 est)

Al•ge•ci•ras

(ˌæl dʒɪˈsɪr əs)

n.
a seaport in S Spain, in Andalusia, on the Strait of Gibraltar. 97,213.
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Berth occupancy was observed at the Port at 47% on Wednesday where a total of eight ships namely, CMA CGM Latour, MSC Algeciras, Santy, Grect-61, E-Tracer, Nvios Coral, Umm Addalkh and Al-Soor-II are currently occupying berths to load/offload Containers, Rice, Coal, Soya Bean, Palm Kernel and Diesel oil.
The UK Continent-US Atlantic coast route, basis 37,000 mt, dropped to Worldscale 100 Tuesday as the Hafnia Andromeda was heard on subjects to Spain's Cepsa loading 37,000 mt of gasoline in Algeciras October 24 for a trans-Atlantic voyage at that level.
Joe Duggan has reported (gibraltarolivepress) that recently a 2,000lb cocaine stash worth an estimated EeAC26 million has been intercepted in on its way from Algeciras to Sevilla.
The Our Lady of Palm maritime pilgrimage in Algeciras dates back to 1975 and takes place annually when fishermen rescue the submerged virgin from the deep sea.
Specifically at the corners of Sobriedad and Cristobal Streets, Algeciras and Honradez Streets, and Cristobal and Honradez Streets, deep excavations have been left idle for more than a month now.
MADRID, Sha'ban 29, 1437, Jun 5, 2016, SPA -- Officials said a bus traveling from Algeciras in southwestern Spain to Madrid has crashed into a stationary truck, killing 2 people and injuring at least 45 others, AP reported.
French authorities said he had lived in the southern Spanish city of Algeciras, frequenting a mosque which is under surveillance there.
Byline: BEN ROSSINGTON in Arras, France and GERARD COUZENS in Algeciras, Spain
Our first base is the coastal resort of Rincon de la Victoria, and the transfer to Gibraltar is via the stunning Ronda to Algeciras Railway.
NEW TERMINAL IN SPAIN Vopak Terminal Algeciras was inaugurated by Cornelis van Rij, Ambassador of the Netherlands in Spain; Manuel MoraAn, president Algeciras Port Authority; Jose Ignacio Landaluce, Mayor of Algeciras; Vicente Fernaandez, secretary general of Innovation, Industry and Energy of the Government of Andalusia; and Eelco Hoekstra, CEO and chairman of the executive board of Vopak.
NYSE: ANW), an international marine fuel logistics company, is planning to expand its global marine fuel supply network by establishing operations in Algeciras.