Corsica - Mainland france Ferries - Last summer before new rules

"There is no point in playing a game if the result has already been decided" - 03/21/2013 - Interview by Nathalie Bureau du Colombier

Exclusive interview with Pierre Mattei, CEO of Corsica Ferries.

Corsica – Mainland France – the great upheaval - 03/21/2013 - Frédéric Dubessy

While the summer campaign is being prepared, 2013 is shaping up to be a pivotal year for ferry connections between France and its largest metropolitan island, Corsica. Rules governing routes for the three competitors (SNCM, La Méridionale and Corsica Ferries) will change on 1st January 2014. Uncertainty reigns.

"The offer was disproportionate" - 03/21/2013 - Interview by Nathalie Bureau du Colombier

Charles Revet, senator for Seine-Maritime, author of a report in 2009 on Corsica's shipping services, referred at the time to an oversized service and made a number of recommendations. He agreed to give his views on new plans undertaken by Corsica's public authorities in an exclusive interview with econostrum.info.

"Veolia has exaggerated the risk in its publicity" - 03/21/2013 - Interview by Nathalie Bureau du Colombier

Maurice Perrin sits on the SNCM's supervisory board representing employee shareholders, who hold 9% of the share capital. The company's CFE-CGC delegate, he is also a member of the works committee.

Public Services Outsourcing in Corsica: a small budget with major obligations - 03/21/2013 - Nathalie Bureau du Colombier, MARSEILLE

Limited to only one basic service between Marseille and Corsican ports, Maritime Public Services Outsourcing, currently under negotiation, regulates transport prices for passengers and freight. It also organises “skeleton services” in the event of a strike. Overview of the main changes announced for the assignees...