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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.

PortCastelló awards first phase contract of its railway network for €5.6 million

Castellón, Spain (PortSEurope) November 10, 2021 – A joint venture of Gimecons, OHL and SATO has been awarded a €5.64 million contract for the...

Spain: Total cargo handled by port authority – September 2021

Madrid, Spain (PortSEurope) October 25, 2021 – In the month of September Spanish state ports handled 45.03 million tons of cargo, up +3.9% on September...

Spain’s PortCastelló lays out sustainability targets

Castellón, Spain (PortSEurope) October 7, 2021 – The new PortCastelló Strategic Plan 2021-2024 is promoting a commitment to sustainability and blue...

Port of Castellón – the port for ceramics

Castellón, Spain (PortSEurope) October 1, 2021 – Up to the month of August, the Port of Castellón handled 13.67 tons of ceramics-related cargo in 2021....

Spain: Total cargo handled by port authority – August 2021

Madrid, Spain (Ports Europe) September 27, 2021 – In the month of August Spanish state ports handled 48.53 million tons of cargo, up +0.7% on August...

Spain: Total cargo handled by port authority – June 2021

Madrid, Spain (Ports Europe) September 1, 2021 – Puertos del Estado has reported total cargo traffic of Spanish state-owned ports in July 2021 of 45.99...

Castellón Port Authority holds a meeting regarding 2022 Business Plan

Castellón, Spain (Ports Europe) August 30, 2021 – The president of the Castellón Port Authority, Rafa Simó and the director, José Maria Gómez, held...

Agreement reached between the carriers of Astraport and APM Terminals in the port of Castellón

After a month of meetings and negotiations between the carriers associated with Astraport and APM Terminals Castellón, where the Castellón Port Authority has...

MSC returns to port of Castellón

Castellón, Spain (Ports Europe) August 9, 2021 – Last Thursday the MSC container ship “Aniello” became the first MSC ship to call at the...

The APM Terminals Castellón-Astraport dispute continues as port loses business

Castellón, Spain (Ports Europe) August 9, 2021 – The strike of the autonomous transporters has been running since July 12 and the port is losing...

Port Authority of Castellón comments on Astraport and APM Terminals dispute

Castellón, Spain (Ports Europe) August 6, 2021 – Autoridad Portuaria de Castelló (APC – Port Authority of Castellon) has commented on the ongoing...

Update on trucker`s stoppage at port of Castellón

Castellón, Spain (Ports Europe) August 4, 2021 – APM Terminals Castellon has contacted its customers to update them on the stoppage of truckers at the...

No solution in sight for APM Terminals – PortCastelló dispute

Castellón, Spain (Ports Europe) July 30, 2021 – The conflict between the association of transporters Astraport and APM Terminal’s facility in...

Spain: Total cargo handled by port authority – June 2021

Madrid, Spain (Ports Europe) July 26, 2021 – Puertos del Estado has reported total cargo traffic of Spanish state-owned ports in June 2021 of 44.82...

APM Terminals and Astraport fail to end strike at Port of Castellón

Castellón, Spain (Ports Europe) July 23, 2021 – Talks to stop the transport strike in the Port of Castellón have stalled due to the lack of agreement...

PortCastelló closes the first half of the year with growth of 12%

The port of Castellón grew 12% in the first half of the year compared to the same period of the previous year. Specifically, it accounts for 9,990,190 tons...

Spanish ports see cargo traffic up 3.18% in May 2021

Madrid, Spain (Ports Europe) July 1, 2021 – In May 2021, Spain’s state-owned ports (Puertos del Estado) handled cargo traffic of 45.34 million...

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