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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.

Cádiz port cargo traffic stays flat y/y in Jan-July 2017

Cádiz, Spain (Ports Europe) September 13, 2017 – Cádiz port handled 2.22 million tonnes of cargo in the first seven months of 2017, practically equal to...

Puertos del Estado sets price of Delphi purchase at €3 million

Cádiz, Spain (Ports Europe) September 11, 2017 – The purchase of land in the former Delphi factory in Puerto Real will have to be €3 million ($3.59...

Spain: Puertos del Estado – July 2017 cargo traffic by port authority

Madrid, Spain (Ports Europe) September 10, 2017 – Puertos del Estado, the state-run ports system, reports July 2017 cargo traffic (tonnes) statistics by...

Boskalis Nederland wins dredging contract at Cádiz port

Cádiz, Spain (Ports Europe) September 7, 2017 – Cádiz port authority (Autoridad Portuaria Bahía de Cádiz) has awarded a contract to company Boskalis...

Andalusia lobbies for construction of road between Seville port & ring road

Cádiz, Spain (Ports Europe) September 7, 2017 – Andalusia regional government president Susana Díaz has said that she asked the central government, led by...

Cádiz port participates in Seatrade Europe to attract river cruise traffic

Cádiz, Spain (Ports Europe) September 5, 2017 – Cádiz port participates this week in the most important cruise event in Europe, the ‘Seatrade...

Cádiz port invites bids for container terminal operation

Cádiz, Spain (Ports Europe) August 28, 2017 – Cádiz port authority (Autoridad Portuaria Bahía de Cádiz) has opened the process for submitting...

Andalusian ports join forces to launch regional cruise service

Cádiz, Spain (Ports Europe) August 22, 2017 – The Andalusian port authorities are working on the creation of a cruise line linking the main tourist...

Spanish ports to attend Seatrade Europe Hamburg Fair

Madrid, Spain (Ports Europe) August 22, 2017 – Around 30 companies, including port authorities and service and product providers, will unite at...

Spain: 3.6 million cruise passengers in the first six months of 2017

Madrid, Spain (Ports Europe) August 22, 2017 – Cruise passenger traffic through Spanish ports has once again set a new historic record in the first...

Cádiz port studies expansion into Andalusian passenger market

Cádiz, Spain (Ports Europe) August 16, 2017 – Cádiz has become in the last years a tourist port par excellence. Especially, in the dock closest to...

Spain: Puertos del Estado – June 2017 cargo traffic by port authority

Madrid, Spain (Ports Europe) July 5, 2017 – Puertos del Estado, the state-run ports system, reports June 2017 cargo traffic (tonnes) statistics by port...

Andalusia ports cargo traffic falls 4.3% y/y in H1 2017

Algeciras, Spain (Ports Europe) August 4, 2017 – Traffic in Andalusian ports has fallen 4.3% to 73.39 million tonnes in the first half of the year. Algeciras...

Port of Cádiz and Municipality of Puerto de Santa Maria explore integration

Cádiz, Spain (Ports Europe) July 25, 2017 – The President of Ports of the State, José Llorca Ortega, chaired last week an institutional meeting between...

Cádiz port to handle four cruise ships of 300 m in length for first time on July 26

Cádiz, Spain (PortSEurope) July 7, 2017 – Cádiz port will receive for the first time on July 26 four cruise ships of almost 300 metres of length in a...

Cádiz port to reduce cruise ship fees in 2018

Cádiz, Spain (PortSEurope) July 5, 2017 – Cádiz port authority (Autoridad Portuaria de Cádiz) plans to maintain in 2018 its rates and bonuses on the...

Cádiz port general cargo traffic rises by 40% y/y in Jan-May 2017

Cádiz, Spain (PortSEurope) July 3, 2017 – General cargo traffic in Cádiz port grew by 40.14% in January-May this year compared to the same period last...

Puertos del Estado supports Cádiz port’s acquisition plan

Cádiz, Spain (PortSEurope) June 29, 2017 – The president of Spanish port agency Puertos del Estado, José Llorca, has assured that the agency will include...

Cádiz port board approves acquisition of land plot in Puerto Real municipality

Cádiz, Spain (PortSEurope) June 27, 2017 – Cádiz port authority (Autoridad Portuaria de Cádiz) board of directors has given the green light to the...

Cádiz port promotion association, employers union CEC join forces

Cádiz, Spain (PortSEurope) June 22, 2017 – The association for the promotion of Cádiz port, Gades-Port, and the confederation of employers in Cádiz...

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