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Bordeaux

Bordeaux is a city located in southwestern France, in the region of Nouvelle-Aquitaine. It is the capital of the Gironde department and the Gironde-et-Garonne region. Bordeaux is situated on the Garonne River.

CVE lays foundation for the CVE Port de Bordeaux methanisation unit

Bordeaux, France (PortSEurope) October 25, 2023 – Yesterday, CVE, an independent producer of renewable energy, and the Grand Port Maritime de Bordeaux...

France reports Q1 2023 cargo traffic down -6.9%

Paris, France (PortSEurope) June 26, 2023 – In the first quarter of 2023, total cargo traffic passing through the main French ports in mainland France...

Valenciaport presents the results of the ECCLIPSE project

València, Spain (Ports Europe) April 12, 2023 – Valenciaport has presented the results of the ECCLIPSE project that analyzes the impact of climate...

French seaports see cargo traffic increase of over 5% in 2022

Paris, France (PortSEurope) March 22, 2023 – In the fourth quarter of 2022, cargo traffic handled by the main French ports fell by 2.4% compared to the...

Ranking: French ports – Cargo throughput, Q1 2022

Paris, France (Ports Europe) June 21, 2022 – In the first quarter of 2020, French ports handled cargo of 73.09 million tonnes. This is up 6.75% on the first...

France: Maritime freight transport in the third quarter of 2021

In the third quarter of 2021, the traffic of goods passing through the main French ports in mainland France was up 0.6% compared to the previous quarter with a...

Bordeaux Informatique Portuaire+ renews collaboration with MGI by choosing Ci5

A continuity for the partnership between MGI and BIP+ and another step towards the future for the Bordeaux port community – May 26, 2020 Bordeaux...

Bordeaux Port: business continuity plan in place

A mode of operation of the port and port services adapted to the crisis situation is now ensured – March 18, 2020 At this stage, operations are...

Bordeaux port, Storengy and Nexeya sign agreement to developing hydrogen sector

Bordeaux, France (Ports Europe) February 7, 2020 – Storengy, Nexeya and the Grand Port Maritime de Bordeaux have signed a memorandum of understanding...

Bordeaux organisations unite to develop port potential

Bordeaux, France (PortSEurope) July 4, 2019 – The Grand Port Maritime of Bordeaux, the Region of New Aquitaine, the County Council of Gironde and...

Bordeaux port names Jean-Frédéric Laurent chairman

Bordeaux, France (Ports Europe) March 19, 2019 – Jean-Frédéric Laurent, specialist in international maritime transport, has taken office as chairman of...

Bordeaux port to cooperate with Douala port in Cameroon

Bordeaux, France (Ports Europe) March 14, 2019 – Port Autonome de Douala (PAD – Port Authority of Douala) has signed an agreement with...

Bordeaux port sees reduced cargo in 2018

Bordeaux, France (Ports Europe) February 6, 2019 – Bordeaux Port Atlantique recorded overall cargo traffic of 7.05 million tonnes in 2018, down 2.9% on...

Bordeaux port increased cruise traffic in 2018

Bordeaux, France (PortSEurope) November 12, 2018 – Since the beginning of April 2018, there have been 44 cruise ship stopovers at Bordeaux port, and 58...

New manager of Bordeaux port rumoured

Bordeaux, France (PortSEurope) October 23, 2018 – The Aquitaine port of Bordeaux has been going through a difficult time. Since July, MSC no longer uses...

Senator sends open letter to government to raise concerns about Bordeaux port

Bordeaux, France (Ports Europe) September 25, 2018 – Senator Nathalie Delattre of Gironde has sent an open letter to the Minister of Transport Elisabeth...

Bordeaux port needs new management model to avoid total decline

Bordeaux, France (Ports Europe) August 14, 2018 – Is Bordeaux port, offering some 8,000 jobs and generating an economic activity of about €3 billion ($3.4...

Port of Bordeaux authorized to exploit the tools of Bassens

Bordeaux, France (Ports Europe) August 8, 2018 – The Grand Maritime Port of Bordeaux (GPMB) has been authorized to exploit the tools of the sites of the...

Local politician raises issue of MSC leaving Bordeaux port

Bordeaux, France (Ports Europe) July 21, 2018 – During the local government question session, politician Nathalie Delattre alerted the Minister of...

MSC launches Bordeaux port rail service

Bordeaux, France (PortSEurope) July 5, 2018 – MSC Mediterranean Shipping Company SA has announced the opening of a new freight rail service between...

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