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Baku

The capital of Azerbaijan, the port of Baku is located on the Western Caspian Sea coast. It is a key port on the new Silk Road and trade corridors both East-West and North-South, and Azerbaijan’s primary port. It is operated by the Port of Baku (port authority).

Port of Baku looks for more company investment

Baku, Azerbaijan (PortSEurope) March 16, 2022 – Baku International Sea Trade Port CJSC has held talks with companies operating at the port. The aim of...

EU helps develop Port of Baku into green and smart complex

Baku, Azerbaijan (PortSEurope) March 15, 2022 – The “Support to Capacity Building of Baku Port” project implemented by the European Union with the...

International sanctions against Russia leads Kazakhstan to seek port alternatives

Aktau, Kazakhstan (PortSEurope) March 13, 2022 – International sanctions against Russia has forced Kazakhstan to seek alternative routes to export, import...

Baku Port receives recertification of ISO 14001: 2015 “Environmental Protection Management Standard”

As Baku Port, we strive to improve port services, sustain our operations and create transparency in the business process by applying modern standards and...

Kazakhstan seeks greater use of ports of Aktau and Kuryk

Aktau, Kazakhstan (Ports Europe) March 10, 2022 – International sanctions against Russia means that Kazakhstan is seeking alternative routes to export...

Poti increased its cargo handling capacity just in time to take over cargo destined to Russian and Ukrainian ports

Poti, Georgia (Ports Europe) March 6, 2022 – The Georgian-American transport company PACE Group, the country’s largest, opened on January 29 a new...

Kazakhstan’s cargo is a collateral damage of sanctions against Russia; Caspian ports are a solution to the problem

Aktau, Kazakhstan (Ports Europe) March 5, 2022 – After the introduction of comprehensive sanctions against Russia for the invasion of Ukraine, and in the...

Port of Baku increase cargo throughput by over 14% in 2021

Baku, Azerbaijan (Ports Europe) February 10, 2022 – Last year, the volume of total cargo handled by Baku International Sea Trade Port CJSC (Baku Port)...

ADY Container delivers the first container block train on the Assaka-Baku

Baku, Azerbaijan (Ports Europe) January 31, 2022 – The first block train, operated by ADY Container LLC, consisting of 50 containers departing from the...

Port of Baku welcomes delegation from Euroports group

Baku, Azerbaijan (Ports Europe) January 31, 2022 – Last week, a delegation led by Euroports Group CEO Frederic Platini visited to the Port of Baku Port....

Iran, Azerbaijan and Georgia agree on a transit route connecting Persian Gulf with Black Sea

Amirabad, Iran (PortSEurope) December 15, 2021 – In a desperate need of trade links severely curtailed under Western sanctions, Iran has agreed with...

David Cullen, Head of EU Neighborhood Policy & Enlargement Division of the EU Directorate General, visited the Port of Baku

A delegation led by David Cullen, Head of the EU Directorate General’s Neighborhood Policy and Enlargement Division, visited the new Port of Baku in Alat...

Total cargo turnover of Baku Port increased by 21% in the first three quarters of 2021

Baku, Azerbaijan (PortSEurope) November 22, 2021 – In the first nine months of 2021, the Port of Baku handled 4.29 million tons of cargo, a 21% increase...

Trans-Caspian International Transport Route holds meeting in Baku

Field sessions of the Working Group and the General Meeting of Trans-Caspian International Transport Route (TITR) were held in Baku September 23-24, 2021 Due...

Azerbaijan traffic on TRACECA transport corridor reaches 23.6 million tons

Baku, Azerbaijan (PortSEurope) October 4, 2021 – In the period January-July 2021, the total volume of cargo transportation through the Azerbaijani...

Trans-Caspian International Transport Route members discuss progess

Country representatives of the Trans-Caspian International Transport Route International Union (TITR International Union) met in Baku, Azerbaijan –...

Port of Novorossiysk to lose Turkmen oil shipments

Novorossiysk, Russia (Ports Europe) September 9, 2021 – Azerbaijan’s state energy company SOCAR and international community trader Vitol have come...

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