The RORO offer of the Short Sea Lines Mediterranean has been reviewed to adapt to the needs of the customers of each Maghreb country. We are proud to offer a complete RORO offering, the most successful ever made in the Group's history.
RORO – Roll-on / Roll-off
RORO ships, real assets of the CMA CGM Group
The CMA CGM Group and its Comanav subsidiary offer a range of intra-Mediterranean services towards the Maghreb through a fleet of RORO (Roll-On, Roll-Off) ships.
RORO are vessels equipped with a mobile access ramp allowing the loading and unloading of the goods by towing between the edge and the wharf. They are fast and allow short loading / unloading times. Trucks with trailers, semi-trailers, dry / reefer containers and exceptional loads are thus easily disembarked.
Reliable and sustainable RORO vessels
The use of RORO ships allows for a more secure, simpler and faster transport to preserve optimum merchandise quality.
The maritime transport allows a very high degree of reliability compared to a 100% road service. The risks of uncertainties are limited by sea. The distance is shorter and the power of the ships allows the customer to benefit from exceptional transit times.
In addition to being more reliable, the transport on Rolling ships is much more ecological because it mutualizes the transport of goods on board. CO2 emissions are significantly reduced and noise nuisance is limited compared to road transport.
A clear and innovative service offer towards the Maghreb
Deputy Vice President, Mediterranean Short Sea Lines, Asia, Mediterranean, Europe lines
Rail connections are then possible from Marseilles and Genoa to Northern Europe. The Port of Marseilles is the gateway to Europe and is served by each of the three maritime services. The CMA CGM Group is the only one to offer scheduled services from the city of Marseilles.
In order to meet the needs of customers in Morocco, Tunisia and Algeria, a RORO service has been developed and adapted to each of these countries.
High-performance services dedicated to Morocco, Tunisia and Algeria
All types of rolling units, containers and exceptional loads are transported between the Maghreb and Southern Europe by our 3 maritime services: Roro Morocco, RORO Algeria and RORO Tunisia.
RORO Morocco: 60 hours between Marseilles and Casablanca
The RORO Morocco service offers one departure per week on / and allows a direct connection between Marseilles and Casablanca in 60 hours.
The complete service rotation takes 7 days thanks to a new RoRo vessel : the AKNOUL.
For any questions, contact your nearest Agency: in Morocco
RORO Tunisia: Tunisia connected to Marseilles in 36hrs
RORO Tunisia offers 3 departures per week. The complete rotation takes place over 5 days with 2 dedicated RORO ships. The goods loaded from Marseilles arrive at Rades, La Goulette in 36hrs.
More information on the RORO service dedicated to Tunisia
RORO Algeria: Direct service between Marseille, Mostaganem and Skikda
The RORO Algeria service allows direct connection between Marseille and Mostaganem in 1.5 days and Skikda and Marseille in 4 days. The complete rotation of the service is carried out in 8 days thanks to a dedicated RORO ship: the Cap Camarat.
More information on RORO line dedicated to Algeria