SNCM favourite for Corsica ferry service

Date: 14 Dec 2006 00:00 Source: Lloyds List

French Mediterranean ferry operator SNCM has confirmed its position as the clear favourite to obtain the subsidised public service ferry concession for lines between the French mainland and the island of Corsica from January 1, writes Andrew Spurrier in Paris.

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