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Aliağa

Aliağa, is a town and a district of Izmir Province in the Aegean Region of Turkey. The town is situated at about 50 km north of Izmir. Aliağa has a large port, mainly for oil and bulk cargo. Its economic activity is based on tourism, shipbreaking, and an oil refinery.

ENKA Group applies to Energy Market Regulatory Authority (EPDK) to establish LNG plant in Aliağa

Izmir, Turkey (Ports Europe) July 9, 2020 – ENKA, the Turkish engineering and construction company, has applied for a licence from EPDK, the Energy...

İMEAK Chamber of Shipping, İzmir Branch, promotes local port

Izmir, Turkey (Ports Europe) July 1, 2020 – At an event celebrating Maritime and Cabotage Day, Yusuf Öztürk, Chairman of the Board of İMEAK Chamber of...

Taranto port to benefit from new CMA CGM feeder service

Taranto, Italy (Ports Europe) June 4, 2020 – French shipping company, CMA CGM, is to start a feeder service calling at the Turkish ports of Ambarli,...

Turkey: Total traffic April 2020 by port, numbers down

Istanbul, Turkey (Ports Europe) May 10, 2020 – The General Directorate of Maritime Affairs-Maritime Department has published total traffic figures for...

Turkey’s Akçansa has announced improved financial results for 2019

Çanakkale, Turkey (Ports Europe) May 4, 2020 – Akçansa, a leading building materials company & port operator, has announced financials for the year...

Turkey: Ports – Q1 2020 – total handling by port

Istanbul, Turkey (Ports Europe) May 3, 2020 – Turkey Ministry of Transport and Infrastructure (Denizcilik İstatistikleri) has reported total port...

Ukraine ambassador to Greece visits Piraeus Port Authority

Piraeus, Greece (Ports Europe) November 17, 2019 – The Ambassador of Ukraine to Greece, Sergii Shutenko, has visited the Piraeus Port Authority SA (PPA)...

COSCO Shipping Lines participates in new short sea shipping service that includes Valencia and Algeciras ports

Valencia, Spain (PortSEurope) October 27, 2019 – COSCO Shipping and CMA CGM have inaugurated the new Black Sea Marmara Morocco Service (BSM) at Valencia...

Ranking – Top cargo ports in the Europe 2016-2017

Brussels, Belgium (PortSEurope) July 18, 2019 – The European Statistical Agency, Eurostat, has published statistics for the top cargo ports in Europe for...

İzmir to receive new floating storage and regasification unit (FSRU)

Izmir, Turkey (PortSEurope) July 5, 2019 – The Aliağa district of İzmir is today scheduled to receive a new liquefied natural gas (LNG) floating...

Natural Mining Resources starts coal exports to Turkey from Gijón port

Gijón, Spain (PortSEurope) May 30, 2019 – Gijón port plans to start supplying raw materials to Turkish steel companies. That is the destination of 5,000...

Tarros launches weekly service linking Tarragona port to Turkey

Tarragona, Spain (Ports Europe) April 16, 2019 – The container terminal of the port of Tarragona, DP World, has started handling a new container shipping...

Turkey’s anti-trust authority approves sale of Petlim container terminal to SOCAR

Izmir, Turkey (PortSEurope) December 17, 2018 – Turkey’s competition regulator has approved the sale of APM Terminalleri Liman Isletmeciligi A.S....

Arkas Line updates line calling at Genoa port

Genoa, Italy (PortSEurope) October 31, 2018 – Arkas Line has announced updates for the services offered at the port of Genoa. With a view to improving the...

Aliaga port (Izmir) benefits from SOCAR developments

Izmir, Turkey (PortSEurope) October 25, 2018 – Azerbaijan’s state-owned energy company SOCAR has opened the $6.3 billion (€5.54 billion) STAR...

APM to sell Izmir terminal to SOCAR but remain operator

Izmir, Turkey (PortSEurope) October 18, 2018 – Following news that it is to sell its interest in the Izmir container to SOCAR of Azerbaijan, APM...

Siemens Gamesa investment in Izmir wind farm to benefit Çandar port

Izmir, Turkey (Ports Europe) August 13, 2018 – Siemens Gamesa, a member of the consortium that secured Turkey’s 1,000 megawatts (MW) wind power...

Turkish ports broke new records in container transport in the first half of 2018

Izmir, Turkey (PortSEurope) July 11, 2018 – According to the General Directorate of Maritime Affairs, the amount of cargo handled at Turkish container...

Turkish ports introduce the Port Single Window System

Istanbul, Turkey (PortSEurope) July 2, 2018 – The Port Single Window System was put into service nationwide yesterday, said Transportation, Maritime and...

Turkish Ministry supports Petkim plan to expand Aliağa port

Izmir, Turkey (PortSEurope) June 27, 2018 – Petkim Petrokimya Holding A.Ş. has been given the support of the Ministry of Environment and Urbanization,...

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