Patras Port Authority is a member of European Sea Ports Organisation, since 2010.
The European Sea Ports Organisation was founded in 1993. It represents the port authorities, port associations and port administrations of the seaports of the Member States of the European Union and Norway. ESPO has also observer members in.
ESPO ensures that seaports have a clear voice in the European Union. The organisation promotes the common interests of its members throughout Europe and is also engaged in dialogue with European stakeholders in the Port and Maritime sector.
ESPO works through a permanent secretariat in Brussels, a General Assembly, an Executive Committee, and 8 specialized committees.