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La Spezia

La Spezia is a seaport in Northwest Italy overlooking the northern Tyrrhenian Sea. It is a natural port that offers many advantages for maritime and land transport. It is one of the most important commercial ports in the Mediterranean and one of the strategic nodes in the European Union’s TEN-T Core network, the central trans-European transport network, as the core port of the priority Scandinavia-Mediterranean Corridor. It is managed by Autorita’di Sistema Portuale del Mar Ligure Orientale (AdSP – Eastern Ligurian Sea Port Authority).

Former Enel pier to be returned to Port of Spezia

La Spezia, Italy (Ports Europe) February 22, 2024 – The now-decommissioned Enel coal power station was served by its own pier, and this will now be...

Port of La Spezia signs cyber agreement with state police

La Spezia, Italy (Ports Europe) February 1, 2024 – A memorandum of understanding has been signed between Eastern Ligurian Sea Port Authority and the...

La Spezia Container Terminal plans expansion

La Spezia, Italy (Ports Europe) January 16, 2024 – The La Spezia Container Terminal (LSCT) is planning an expansion which has the authorisation of...

Contship set to develop Ravano Terminal, La Spezia

La Spezia, Italy (Ports Europe) December 15, 2023 – Contship is set to develop Ravano Terminal, La Spezia, following the signing of an agreement between...

Port of La Spezia inaugurates new control room

La Spezia, Italy (Ports Europe) December 7, 2023 – A new control room was inaugurated today at the headquarters of the Port System Authority in La...

Port of La Spezia new cruise pier contract awarded to consortium

La Spezia, Italy (Ports Europe) November 30, 2023 – A contract for the construction of the new cruise pier in La Spezia has been awarded to a...

La Spezia Container Terminal set for more sustainable future

La Spezia, Italy (Ports Europe) November 28, 2023 – The Commander of the Harbour Office in the Port of La Spezia, Alberto Battaglini, has authorised the...

Enel plants in La Spezia port to be pulled down

La Spezia, Italy (PortSEurope) October 12, 2023 – Starting today, Enel plants linked to the Vallegrande power plant will be pulled down, a project that...

Port of La Spezia boosts luxury yachting sector

La Spezia, Italy (PortSEurope) October 4, 2023 – The Port System Authority of the Eastern Ligurian Sea has approved the requests for state maritime...

Ports of La Spezia, Marina di Carrara ends 2022 positively

La Spezia, Italy (Ports Europe) September 22, 2023 – The Ports of La Spezia and Marina di Carrara have ended the financial year of 2022 positively. In...

Port of La Spezia cargo traffic down -4.2% in first half of 2023

La Spezia, Italy (Ports Europe) August 16, 2023 – In the first six months of the year, 6,445,618 tons of goods passed through the La Spezia terminals,...

Port of La Spezia receives first 24,000 TEU vessel

La Spezia, Italy (Ports Europe) August 10, 2023 – The Port of La Spezia has received the MSC Nicola Mastro, the first 24,000 TEUs container ship to touch...

La Spezia Container Terminal welcomes the MedGulf service

La Spezia, Italy (PortSEurope) July 28, 2023 – Starting in early August, Contship’s La Spezia Container Terminal (LSCT) will be added to the...

La Spezia cruise businesses join Blue Flag agreement

La Spezia, Italy (PortSEurope) July 27, 2023 – A new voluntary “Blue Flag” agreement was signed yesterday at the cruise terminal in La...

Concerns over reduced cargo at Port of La Spezia

La Spezia, Italy (PortSEurope) July 16, 2023 – In the first four months of 2023, the port of La Spezia recorded a cargo reduction of -20% compared to the...

Port of La Spezia publishes tender for recreational area

La Spezia, Italy (PortSEurope) July 12, 2023 – Last week, Autorita’di Sistema Portuale del Mar Ligure Orientale (AdSPMLO – Eastern Ligurian Sea...

Contship Italia sees TEU traffic down over -16% in Q1 2023

Milan, Italy (Ports Europe) May 29, 2023 – In the first three months of 2023, Contship Italia’s terminals handled 358,402 containers (TEU), down...

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