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Enagás presents new LNG vessel bound for Barcelona port

Barcelona, Spain (PortSEurope) February 3, 2023 – Enagás’ subsidiary, Scale Gas, and the Norwegian shipowner Knutsen, have presented the first...

Spanish state-owned ports – TEU handled – 2021/2022

Madrid, Spain (PortSEurope) February 2, 2023 – Puertos del Estado has published the final figures for containers TEU handling in 2022 by Spanish...

State-owned Spanish ports – cargo handled in 2022 – by port

Madrid, Spain (PortSEurope) January 30, 2023 – State-owned Spanish ports saw cargo traffic up +3.5% in 2022 to 563,373,981 tons, compared to 544,419,737 tons...

DP World sets up Palletways hub in Barcelona ZAL

Barcelona, Spain (PortSEurope) January 20, 2023 – DP World has set up a new Palletways hub for palletized cargo in Barcelona ZAL. This will increase its...

Port of Barcelona attributes 40% of growth to digitisation

Barcelona, Spain (PortSEurope) January 12, 2023 – The Port Community of Barcelona has said that the digitalisation – by freight forwarders,...

CMA CGM, Barcelona port plan to acquire Puerto Seco Azuqueca

Madrid, Spain (PortSEurope) January 11, 2023 – CMA CGM and Port of Barcelona have submitted a request to markets and competitions authority CNMC to...

Port of Barcelona sees Jan-Nov cargo growth of 7% in Jan-Nov

Barcelona, Spain (PortSEurope) January 10, 2023 – Total freight traffic at the Port of Barcelona between January and November last year totalled 64.96...

Port of Barcelona prepares the land for the new rail accesses

Barcelona, Spain (PortSEurope) December 22, 2022 – The Port of Barcelona today approved the award of the contract for the work: “New rail access....

Port of Barcelona approves two agreements to improve cruise terminals

Barcelona, Spain (PortSEurope) December 14, 2022 – The Port of Barcelona has approved two agreements that will speed up the transfer of passenger...

New hydrogen pipeline between Barcelona and Marseille

Marseille, France (PortSEurope) December 12, 2022 – A new green hydrogen pipeline between Barcelona and Marseille will be completed for 2030. The BarMar...

PSA International considers sale of Hutchison Ports holding

Singapore (PortSEurope) December 12, 2022 – International port operator PSA International is considering selling its 20% stake in the ports business of...

Port of Barcelona hosts Smart Ports launch

Barcelona, Spain (PortSEurope) December 7, 2022 – The President of the Port of Barcelona, Damià Calvet, welcomed more than 4,000 spectators on 15...

Ranking: Top five Spanish container ports January-October 2022

Madrid, Spain (PortSEurope) November 28, 2022 – Puertos del Estado has published a list of the top Spanish ports by containers (TEU) handled in the...

Spanish ports cargo traffic up 4.56% in Jan-Oct 2022 (statistics)

Madrid, Spain (PortSEurope) November 28, 2022 – State-owned ports handled 472.82 million tons in January-October 2022, with traffic up +4.56% compared to...

Hutchison Ports BEST terminal has installed 1,832 solar panels

Barcelona, Spain (PortSEurope) November 24, 2022 – Hutchison Ports BEST terminal has installed 1,832 solar panels on its buildings in the port of...

Port of Barcelona’s PIF Area installs solar power plant

Barcelona, Spain (PortSEurope) November 21, 2022 – The Port of Barcelona‘s PIF Area has installed a photovoltaic power plant that produces...

Port of Barcelona shows continued cargo growth in October

Barcelona, Spain (PortSEurope) November 18, 2022 – The Port of Barcelona continues cargo growth in October including total cargo and TEU handling. In the...