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CMA CGM, Barcelona Port Authority acquire control of Puerto Seco Azuqueca de Henares

Madrid, Spain (PortSEurope) February 7, 2023 – CMA CGM and Port of Barcelona have received approval from the markets and competitions authority CNMC to...

Earthquake forces closure of Turkey’s Iskenderun port

Iskenderun, Turkey (PortSEurope) February 7, 2023 – Yesterday’s devastating earthquakes in Turkey have forced the closure of the port of...

Port of Barcelona’s Jordi Torrent appointed Secretary General of MEDPorts

Barcelona, Spain (PortSEurope) February 7, 2023 – The head of Strategy of the Port of Barcelona, Jordi Torrent, has been appointed Secretary General of...

Consul General of the Republic of Cyprus, visits ThPA

Thessaloniki, Greece (PortSEurope) February 7, 2023 – The Consul General of the Republic of Cyprus, Konstantinos Polykarpou, visited Thessaloniki Port...

U.S. diplomats visits Alexandroupolis Port Authority

Alexandroupolis, Greece (PortSEurope) February 7, 2023 – A number of U.S. diplomats visited Alexandroupolis Port Authority on January 31, 2023. They...

Major milestone in UK’s race to net zero maritime with £77 million boost

A multi-million-pound Zero Emission Vessels and Infrastructure (ZEVI) competition launched to help decarbonise the UK’s maritime sector – February...

Netherlands ambassador visits Port of València

València, Spain (PortSEurope) February 7, 2023 – The ambassador of the Netherlands in Spain, Roel Nieuwenhuis, has visited the Port of València to...

Port of Monfalcone adds four operators

Monfalcone, Trieste (PortSEurope) February 6, 2023 – The Port of Monfalcone has added four operators to its facilities. The new terminal operators are:...

Trieste Motorway of the Sea sees record year

Trieste, Italy (PortSEurope) February 6, 2023 – In 2020, the motorway of the sea service (Ro-Ro) operating between Trieste and Turkey recorded a total of...

Port of Santa Cruz de Tenerife records 35% passenger increase

Santa Cruz de Tenerife, Canary Islands, Spain (PortSEurope) February 6, 2023 – The Port Authority of Santa Cruz de Tenerife closed 2022, positioning...

Port of Cádiz records another record year in cargo

Cádiz, Spain (PortSEurope) February 6, 2023 – The movement of merchandise in the Port of the Bay of Cádiz reached 5,718,284 tons in 2022, making this...

Ports of the Balearic Islands handled 15.42 mln tons of cargo, up +12%

Palma, Mallorca, Spain (PortSEurope) February 6, 2023 – In 2022, the state-owned ports of the Balearic Islands handled 15,429,553 tons of cargo, up +12%...

Port of Huelva agrees to port-city project

Huelva, Spain (PortSEurope) February 6, 2023 – The Junta de Andalucía, the Almería City Council and the Port Authority of Huelva have agreed the...

DP World handled 79 million TEU in 2022

Dubai, UAE (PortSEurope) February 6, 2023 – DP World Limited handled 79 million containers (TEU) globally in 2022, an increase of +1.4% year-on-year on a...

Makhachkala port – Russia’s Caspian Sea champion

Makhachkala, Russia (PortSEurope) February 6, 2023 – In 2022, Makhachkala Commercial Sea Port became the leader among Russian ports in the Caspian Sea in...

Kazakhstan: New terminal in Kuryk; increase of container transit

Astana, Kazakhstan (PortSEurope) February 6, 2023 – The Concept for the Development of the Transport and Logistics Potential of Kazakhstan has been approved...

Turkey – Total container (TEU) handling, 2018-2022

Ankara, Turkey (PortSEurope) February 5, 2023 –  Turkish seaports handled 12.36 million containers (TEU) in 2022, slightly down on the previous...