The ferries, designed to transport 300 passengers and 300 short tons of cargo, will run between the Municipality of Ceiba and the island-municipalities of Vieques and Culebra. They are expected to be delivered in late 2024.
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“This public-private partnership is a way to meet the port infrastructure needs in the hands of the largest independent port operator in the world … to achieve the goal of increasing the arrival of cruise ships to the island and to continue promoting the development of the tourism sector and the local economy.”
— Fermín Fontanés, executive director of the Puerto Rico Public-Private Partnerships Authority (P3A), on the completion of financial arrangements between the Puerto Rico Ports Authority and San Juan Cruise Port for the San Juan Bay cruise terminal public-private partnership project.