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Corsica Ferries Case: The Bill Could Increase for the Collectivité Territoriale de Corse (Autonomous Region of Corsica)

Monday 25 January 2021, the public rapporteur of the administrative court of appeal of Marseille revised upwards the amount of damage for irregular competition within the framework of the 2007-2013 maritime public service delegation. It could go up from 84 to 91 million euros.

To be continued…

Corsica Ferries May Get a Nice Windfall from the Authorities over SNCM Subsidies

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A State subsidy allowed former SNCM to operate two ropax ferries on Marseille – Ajaccio in the high season. This created an unfair competition with Corsica Ferries.

The ‘Collectivité territoriale de Corse (CTC)’ should have reclaimed €220 million from SNCM, which were paid as a subsidy for a service which was not supposed to be subsidised. CTC did not recover this money.

Decision expected in March.