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The Port of Cádiz Bay is a port facility in Cadiz Bay serving the city and province of Cádiz in southern Spain. There are four docks – Cadiz, Zona Franca (free zone), La Cabezuela-Puerto Real and El Puerto de Santa María – which handle all kinds of cargo and have the capacity to adapt to new maritime traffic. It is managed locally by Autoridad Portuaria de la Bahía de Cádiz (APBC – Port Authority of Cadiz). State ports are managed by Puertos del Estado which executes port policy of the government; made up of 28 port authorities that manage the 46 ports.

251 kg of cocaine seized after leaving Portugal’s port of Setubal

Setubal, Portugal (Ports Europe) June 30, 2024 – Some 251 kg of cocaine transported in two sea containers, which entered Portugal through the North Atlantic...

Spanish fishing ports see landings down -5.5% in Jan-May 2024

Madrid, Spain (Ports Europe) June 24, 2024 – In January-May 2024, Spanish ports handled 53,321 tons of fish, down -5.5% on the same period of 2023. In...

Spain: Total TEU traffic by port – May 2024

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

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

Madrid, Spain (Ports Europe) June 24, 2024 – Spanish ports handled a total of 236,330,520 tons between January and May, which represents an increase of...

Port of Cadiz starts work on “cold ironing”

Cádiz, Spain (Ports Europe) June 10, 2024 – The Port Authority of the Bay of Cadiz (APBC) has started work on the connection between the Las Cortes...

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 of Cadiz awards access contract to Ferrovial Construction

Cádiz, Spain (Ports Europe) May 8, 2024 – The Port Authority of Cadiz has awarded a 20.4 million euro contract to Ferrovial Construction SA for work on...

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...

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...

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...

Port of Cadiz starts building phase two, new Container Terminal

Cádiz, Spain (Ports Europe) March 11, 2024 – The president of the Port Authority of the Bay of Cadiz, Teófila Martínez, presided with the president 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...

Spain: Total TEU traffic by port – January 2024

Madrid, Spain (Ports Europe) February 26, 2024 – With containers (TEUs), 2024 began with an increase of +5.8% reaching 1.34 million tons, almost...

MSC Cruises ship receives LNG in Port of Cadiz

Cádiz, Spain (Ports Europe) January 16, 2024 – The Port of Cadiz has welcomed the cruise ship MSC Euribia for the first time, a vessel belonging to MSC...

Acciona Construction wins Port of Cadiz container terminal contract

Cádiz, Spain (PortSEurope) November 10, 2023 – Acciona Construction has won the contract from the Port of Cadiz to build phase 2 of the new container...

Port of Cádiz issues tender for railway access to New Container Terminal

Cádiz, Spain (PortSEurope) October 10, 2023 – The Port Authority of the Bay of Cádiz has issued a tender for railway access branches to the New...

Port of Cádiz plans environment-friendly clinker facility

Cádiz, Spain (PortSEurope) October 3, 2023 – The Port Authority of the Bay of Cádiz (APBC) has presented a plan for the La Cabezuela-Puerto Real dock...

Port of Cádiz set to start phase II of the new container terminal

Cádiz, Spain (PortSEurope) July 25, 2023 – The Port Authority of the Bay of Cádiz is set to proceed with the construction of phase II of the new...

Construction of phase II of the New Container Terminal of the Port of Cádiz approved

Cádiz, Spain (PortSEurope) July 19, 2023 – The government has approved approval the construction of phase II of the New Container Terminal of the Port...

Port of Cádiz tenders a third solar plant

Cádiz, Spain (PortSEurope) July 7, 2023 – The Bay of Cádiz Port Authority (APBC) tendered the installation of a solar (photovoltaic) plant to generate...

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