Strategic Planning

AKARPORT S.A has set high, ambitious, but at the same time, realistic goals regarding its identity and operation in the present and future, which are as follows:

  • Marking the port of NAVIPE Platygiali of Astakos as the main Western Gateway of the country for the transport of goods, taking advantage of a) the strategic position of the port, which is at the crossroads of international cargo flows in the SE Mediterranean, b) its proximity to Ionia national highway c) its modern infrastructure and d) the status of the Free Trade and Industrial Zone.
  • The consolidation of NAVIPE Platygiali of Astakos, as a port of international scope that will offer competitive and quality services as simultaneously strengthening the links with the hinterland and the users of the port.
  • The attraction of suitable investments in the Industrial Area which will increase the cargo flows from and to Western Greece and which will strengthen the viability and further development of the company.
  • The maximization of the return of the capital invested in the company through the efficient management of its resources, ensuring the long-term development of the company and its contribution to the economic and social development of the wider region of Aitoloakarnania and Western Greece.



AKARPORT S.A, was founded in 2000 and is the company that manages and administers the port of NAVIPE Platygiali of Astakos. The strategic position of the port, located in the middle of Western Greece and a short distance from the Suez-Gibraltar axis, makes it an important node in the logistics hub of cargo flows between the countries of the European Union and the East, while at the same time it is also a link between the countries of the Adriatic, the Balkans and the Black Sea.

Our Vision

The highlighting of NAVIPE Platygiali port in Astakos into a pioneering and transshipment center, offering competitive and quality services to national and international trade, while creating value for the company's personnel and shareholders.

Our Mission

To facilitate the transportation of goods by bringing the supply chain of the wider area in which the port operates, into the new era. To promote the economic and social well-being of the parties involved, taking into consideration the environment and the philosophy of the green development.

Our Values

Quality and consistency regarding the portfolio of the services provided, respect for the customer, care for the environment.

local Community

Participation in the cultural events of various organizations is manifested in the form of sponsorships to support events and local cultural actions.