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Castellón

The Port of Castellón occupies a strategic location, making it the gateway to the Mediterranean, Africa, the Middle East and the Black Sea, with many regular services to these destinations. Other services connect it to more than 101 countries around the globe. Its traffic is diverse and the port is constantly striving to improve its sustainability and competitiveness. The development of a logistics platform spanning more than 4 million square metres and the construction of a nearby intermodal station make this one of Spain’s most attractive ports for investors. the port is managed by Autoridad Portuaria de Castelló (APC – Port Authority of Castellon). 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.

Castellon port books record-high traffic in Jan 2017

Castellon, Spain (Ports Europe) February 20, 2017 – Castellon port recorded the best January in terms of cargo traffic in its history. The cargo traffic...

Castellon port agri-food products traffic grows in 2016

Castellon, Spain (Ports Europe) February 9, 2017 – Castellon port handled a total of 736,339 tonnes of agrifood products in 2016, an increase of 18.75%...

CaixaBank extends loan to Castellon port promotion foundation

Castellon, Spain (Ports Europe) February 1, 2017 – Castellon port promotion foundation PortCastelló has awarded a contract to CaixaBank for the...

Castellon port estimates damages caused by bad weather at €450,000

Castellon, Spain (Ports Europe) January 25, 2017 – Castellon port authority president (Autoridad Portuaria de Castellón), Francisco Toledo, estimates...

Valencia regional councillor praises Castellon port authority

Castellon, Spain (Ports Europe) January 24, 2017 – Valencia regional councillor for Agriculture, Environment, Climate Change and Rural Development, Elena...

Castellon port changes valuation of land plots in its area

Castellon, Spain (Ports Europe) January 23, 2017 – Castellon port authority (Autoridad Portuaria de Castellón) has modified the valuation of the land in...

Kartesia takes control of Castellon port solid bulk cargo terminal operator

Castellon, Spain (Ports Europe) January 23, 2017 – Luxembourg-based investment fund Kartesia and Spain’s Gimeno Group have taken control of a...

CMA CGM consolidates services at Castellon port

Castellon, Spain (Ports Europe) January 17, 2017 – French shipping group CMA CGM continues to consolidate its commitment to Castellon port. As a result...

Castellon port cargo traffic rises 7.9% Y/Y in Dec 2016

Castellon, Spain (Ports Europe) January 13, 2017 – Castellon port handled 1,685,323 tonnes of cargo in December, which represents an increase of 7.9% on the...

Castellon port southern road access offsets 1,000 tonnes of CO2 emissions in one year

Castellon, Spain (Ports Europe) January 10, 2017 – The new access to the south dock Castellon port has been in operation in one year now, improving road...

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