The newly opened port facility at Galeota Point, Guayaguyare is expected to play an important role in National Security.
This statement was made by the Minister of Energy Kevin Ramnarine as they opened phase 1 of the port yesterday.
The energy Minister revealed that the Trinidad and Tobago Coast Guard will have a berth reserved at the port.
Mr. Ramnarine added that the port will also contribute to the economy.
Employment opportunities will also be opened up at Port Galeota.
Mr Ramnarine said over 100 jobs will be created in the first phase.