About us

The Maritime and Port Union of New Caledonia (UMEP NC) is a federation of trade unions of maritime, port and industrial port professionals in New Caledonia.

It was founded in 2010 to strengthen interprofessional ties and improve the passage of goods on the port of Noumea.

Carte Nouvelle Calédonie

Our missions

Defending and developing maritime and port activities, and improving the competitiveness of port crossings

The development of inter-professional links and consultation for the strengthening of global and unitary policies

Strengthening partnerships with all bodies that have jurisdiction over the port area or can play a role in its development

Support for public authorities, consular chambers, local authorities, public and private companies

Anticipating and participating in the implementation of maritime, port and industrial port legislation and regulations



Sylvain Mella


Maxime Tinel


Laurent Raffet


Frédérique Pierson