CFNR Concession

The SMO des Ports Lorrains (composed of the Grand Est region and Voies Navigables de France) has entrusted CFNR Transport SAS with the temporary management of the Ports Lorrains Concession

Our scope :

The scope of the Concession covers 9 ports located along the Moselle: Cattenom, Koenigsmaker, Thionville-Illange, Nouveau Port de Metz, Metz-Mazerolle, Belleville, Maxéville, Frouard, Toul-Valcourt

40 leaseholders are located in the ports. These companies are active in different sectors (recycling, logistics, agri-food, cement, chemicals, etc.), and most of them use modal shift.



  • the management and maintenance of the 9 ports
  • Business contact with the lease-holders
  • Port Handling on the Cattenom, Thionville-Illange, Metz Container Terminal and Nancy-Frouard (sub-delegated) platforms
  • Promotion of available sites on the concession area
  • Support for economic development and advice on modal shift