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Croatia

Croatia is a country in Southeast Europe. Its Adriatic Sea mainland coast is 1,777 kilometres long. The main ports are Rijeka, Zadar, Šibenik, Split, Ploče and Dubrovnik, which are overseen by the Ministry of the Sea, Transport and Infrastructure.

European South against EU ETS regulation

Brussels, Belgium (Ports Europe) November 28, 2023 – Seven European shipping nations asked the European Commission (EC) to postpone the plan to include...

Port of Rijeka, cargo down, revenue up in Jan-Sept 23

Rijeka, Croatia (Ports Europe) November 21, 2023 – The Port of Rijeka has reported total cargo traffic of 4.61 million tons (mt), down -6% on the same...

Croatian port passenger numbers steady in Q3 2023

Rijeka, Croatia (Ports Europe) November 15, 2023 – In Q3 2023, more than 18.3 million passengers boarded and disembarked in Croatian sea...

Croatian ports see increase in cargo traffic in Q3 2023

Rijeka, Croatia (Ports Europe) November 15, 2023 – The total turnover of goods in the third quarter of 2023 at Croatia ports was 5.8 million tons, up +...

Croatia sees more cruise ship passenger

Zaghreb, Croatia (PortSEurope) October 16, 2023 – In January-August 2023, 69 foreign cruise ships visited Croatian seaports and made 421 cruises. There...

Croatia and South Korea discuss port cooperation

Zagreb, Croatia (PortSEurope) October 16, 2023 – South Korean Prime Minister Han Duck-soo has visited Croatia and port cooperation was one theme of talks...

Green Energy Park to export ammonia to Krk, Croatia

Zagreb, Croatia (PortSEurope) October 13, 2023 – Green Energy Park (GEP) will build a renewable ammonia facility in Brazil and export the ammonia product...

100,000 tons of Ukrainian grain exported via the Port of Rijeka, Croatia

Rijeka, Croatia (Ports Europe) September 14, 2023 – Since the Russian invasion of Ukraine, approximately 100,000 tons of Ukrainian agricultural products...

Construction of Rijeka Gateway starts

Rijeka, Croatia (Ports Europe) September 14, 2023 – A ground-breaking Ceremony marks the beginning of the construction of the future Rijeka Gateway...

New passenger terminal for Split ferry port, Croatia

Split, Croatia (Ports Europe) September 4, 2023 – The government has announced that a new passenger terminal will be built in the Port of Split. This was...

Second attempt to sell Uljanik shipyard fails

Rijeka, Croatia (Ports Europe) August 28, 2023 – No bids were received in an auction for Croatian shipyard Uljanik Brodogradnja 1856. Available for...

LNG Croatia’s Krk terminal receives 70th vessel

Krk, Croatia (Ports Europe) August 14, 2023 – Yesterday, LNG Croatia’s Krk terminal received its 70th vessel since starting operations in 2021. The...

Croatia’s Luka Rijeka sees cargo traffic down in Jan-Jun 2023

Rijeka, Croatia (Ports Europe) August 9, 2023 – In the first half of 2023, the Luka Rijeka Group handled 3.06 million tons of goods, down -9% (3.3...

Ukraine to export grain via Croatian ports

Kiev, Ukraine (Ports Europe) August 1, 2023 – Ukraine and Croatia have agreed to investigate using Croatia’s Danube river ports to export grain...

Metrans starts new regular common train service in Rijeka

Rijeka, Croatia (Ports Europe) August 1, 2023 – Staring last June, the new regular common user train service from Metrans connects the port of Rijeka,...

Maersk opens its first own warehouse in Croatia

Rijeka, Croatia (PortSEurope) July 20, 2023 – The global logistics group Maersk has opened its first own multi-customer warehouse in Croatia, located...

Port Acquisitions holds a 34.64% stake in port operator Luka Rijeka

Rijeka, Croatia (PortSEurope) June 28, 2023 – Port Acquisitions holds a 34.64% stake in Croatian port operator Luka Rijeka following a takeover bid in...

Rail Cargo Group launches Rijeka-Budapest cargo service

Rijeka, Croatia (PortSEurope) June 27, 2023 – Austria’s Rail Cargo Group (RCG) has started a service linking the Croatian port of Rijeka, via the...

Rijeka takes over rotating presidency of NAPA

Rijeka, Croatia (PortSEurope) June 21, 2023 – After three years of Presidency of the Port Authority of the Northern Adriatic Sea, the handover from the...

EUSAIR meets in Port of Trieste

Trieste, Italy (PortSEurope) June 21, 2023 – A EUSAIR meeting took place in the Port of Trieste to review environmental sustainability and adoption of...

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