BRIEF-Maersk to invest $200 mln in port in Colombia

jueves 13 de agosto de 2015 05:10 GYT

Aug 13 (Reuters) - Danish shipping and oil group A.P. Moller-Maersk :

* Says subsidiary APM Terminals to invest $200 million in upgrades and equipment to handle post-panamax vessels in Colombia

* Maersk says APM Terminals has signed a joint venture agreement to jointly manage and operate Compas S.A.'s existing multipurpose Cartagena terminal in Colombia

* While Compas S.A. will continue to be the concession holder, APM Terminals will hold a 51 percent majority share in the joint venture that will run the facility Further company coverage: (Reporting by Copenhagen newsroom)