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Bilbao

Bilbao is a port in the Basque country of Northeast Spain. The port is an important transport and logistics centre in the European Atlantic Arc. It operates cargo, container, cruise and ferry facilities. It is managed by Autoridad Portuaria de Bilbao (APB – Port Authority of Bilbao). It is also one of the ports administered by state agency Puertos del Estado.

Spain: Total cargo traffic by port – January-April 2024

Madrid, Spain (Ports Europe) May 23, 2024 – Spain’s state ports handled 185,045,014 tons of cargo in January-April 2024, growth of +2.2% compared...

Port Authority of Bilbao issues pier tender

Bilbao, Spain (Ports Europe) May 22, 2024 – The Port Authority of Bilbao has issued a tender for the construction project of the second phase of the...

New breakwater for Port of Bilbao receives funding

Bilbao, Spain (Ports Europe) May 14, 2024 – The construction of the central breakwater of the Port of Bilbao is now entering the final part of its second...

COSCO SHIPPING Ports (Spain) – TEU traffic – March & Q1 24

Valencia, Spain (Ports Europe) April 29, 2024 – COSCO SHIPPING Ports (Spain) Terminals S.L.U. (CSP Spain) has published container (TEU) traffic for March...

Spain: Total TEU traffic by port – March & Q1 24

Madrid, Spain (Ports Europe) April 24, 2024 – Puertos del Estado has published container numbers for Spanish ports in January-March 2024. Spain’s ports...

Commodity traders investing in Spanish port terminals

Madrid, Spain (Ports Europe) April 24, 2024 – Global commodity and trading companies have been investing in port terminals in Spain. Many traders are...

Spain: Total cargo traffic by port – March & Q1 24

Madrid, Spain (Ports Europe) April 24, 2024 – Spain’s ports of general interest moved 47.2 mt million tons of cargo in March 2024, slightly down on...

Port of Bilbao to join short-sea shipping conferene

Bilbao, Spain (Ports Europe) April 21, 2024 – The Port Authority of Bilbao will once again join in the annual Coastlink Conference to present the...

Repsol and Bunge sign renewable fuel deal for port locations

Barcelona, Spain (Ports Europe) April 2, 2024 – Energy company Repsol will acquire 40% of three industrial facilities that are part of Bunge Iberica, one...

Port of Bilbao starts cruise season

Bilbao, Spain (Ports Europe) April 3, 2024 – On April 5, the Port of Bilbao will welcome the first two cruise ships of a season in which it is expected...

BilbOPS to be presented at Connecting Europe Days 2024

Bilbao, Spain (Ports Europe) March 27, 2024 – The BilbOPS project to electrify the docks of the Port of Bilbao (cold ironing) will be featured in the...

Spain: Total TEU traffic by port – February 2024

Madrid, Spain (Ports Europe) March 26, 2024 – Puertos del Estado has published container numbers for Spanish ports in January-February 2024. In the first...

Euroports and BlueFloat Energy Forge Partnership

Bilbao, 20th of March 2024 – Euroports, a leader in offshore wind port operations, and BlueFloat Energy, a leading offshore wind developer with a...

Port of Castellón is attending the Wind Europe trade fair, Bilbao

Castellón, Spain (Ports Europe) March 20, 2024 – The Port of Castellón is attending the Wind Europe trade fair in Bilbao to present its services to the...

Rubis to sell 55% of terminal business to I Squared Capital

Paris, France (Ports Europe) March 19, 2024 – Rubis has announces that the exclusive negotiations opened with I Squared Capital concerning the sale of...

Port Authority of Bilbao to attend WindEurope 2024

Bilbao, Spain (Ports Europe) March 18, 2024 – The Port Authority of Bilbao will attend the WindEurope 2024 event which takes place in the Bilbao...

Bilbao, Portsmouth sign a Memorandum of Understanding

Bilbao, Spain (Ports Europe) March 7, 2024 – The Port Authority of Bilbao and Portsmouth International Port have signed a Memorandum of Understanding to...

Chinese port delegation visits Port of Bilbao

Bilbao, Spain (Ports Europe) March 5, 2024 – A delegation from the Chinese ports of Yantai and Shandong, accompanied by representatives of Nordex...

Port of Bilbao starts the ferry season

Bilbao, Spain (Ports Europe) March 5, 2024 – The ferry season in the Port of Bilbao starts soon with the first crossing of the year of...

Spain: Total cargo traffic by port – January 2024

Madrid, Spain (Ports Europe) February 26, 2024 – Spanish ports of general interest handed 45.6 million tons of cargo in January, up +3.4% more than in...

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