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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).

Port of La Spezia sees return of cruise ships

La Spezia, Italy (PortSEurope) October 4, 2021 – The MSC Splendida cruise ship called in to the Port of La Spezia on its way to Marseille. 500 passengers...

Ranking: Top 10 Italian ports – Container tonnage – first semester – 2020/2021

Rome, Italy (PortSEurope) October 3, 2021 – In the first half of 2021, Italian ports handled 58.08 million tonnes (mt) of container cargo, compared to...

Ranking: Top 10 Italian ports – Cargo traffic – First semester 2021

Rome, Italy (PortSEurope) October 3, 2021 – In the first half of 2021, Gioia Tauro was the leading port in Italy by cargo volumes, of 18.09 million...

EUROKAI container terminals see traffic up nearly +20% in first half

Hamburg, Germany (Ports Europe) September 29, 2021 – EUROKAI GmbH & Co. KGaA has published its Interim Group Management Report for the first half of...

EUROKAI GmbH & Co. KGaA – Interim report for the first quarter 2021

September 10, 2021 – EUROKAI GmbH & Co. KGaA reported the following information: In the first quarter of the business year 2021 the container...

LSCT to start tests for new container facilities

La Spezia, Italy (Ports Europe) August 16, 2021 – Investigations will start soon regarding the possibility of have new dock facilities in Marina del...

AdSP del Mar Ligure Orientale (La Spezia) approves three-year plan

La Spezia, Italy (Ports Europe) August 10, 2021 – The management committee of Autorita’di Sistema Portuale del Mar Ligure Orientale (AdSP –...

Fincantieri and Enel Green Power Italia sign green hydrogen agreement

Rome/Trieste, August 5th, 2021 – The definition of an integrated solution for the production, supply, management and use of green hydrogen for port...

Port of La Spezia sees Q2 2021 cargo up over 16%

La Spezia, Italy (Ports Europe) August 4, 2021 – In the second quarter of 2021, total cargo handled by the port of La Spezia recorded an increase of +...

AdSP del Mar Ligure Orientale (La Spezia) to return land to the city

La Spezia, Italy (Ports Europe) July 26, 2021 – An agreement has been signed which is a stage in the realisation of the Pnrr (Il Piano nazionale di...

AdSP del Mar Ligure Orientale sign decarbonisation deals with Enel and Snam

La Spezia, Italy (Ports Europe) July 22, 2021 – Autorita’di Sistema Portuale del Mar Ligure Orientale (AdSP – Eastern Ligurian Sea Port...

Port of La Spezia increases draft for vessels

La Spezia, Italy (Ports Europe) June 14, 2021 – The Port of La Spezia has increased the draft of the ships that use the Molo Fornelli Est of the port by...

Port joins agreement to relaunch the Province of Massa Carrara

La Spezia, Italy (Ports Europe) June 11, 2021 – An agreement was signed today between the relevant organisations to relaunch the Province of Massa...

EUROKAI Group sees container handling volumes up 17.3% in Q1 2021

Bremen, Germany (Ports Europe) May 19, 2021 – In the first quarter of 2021 the container terminals in the EUROKAI Group saw a rise in handling volumes of...

In the last quarter of 2020, Eurokai’s port terminals handled 2.9 million containers (+ 7.2%)

The German group closed the year with a net loss of -30.6 million euros – April 29, 2021 After a long series of annual profits, in 2020 the German...

AdSP proceeds with innovative environmental sustainability projects at port of La Spezia

La Spezia, Italy (Ports Europe) April 28, 2021 – Autorita’di Sistema Portuale del Mar Ligure Orientale (AdSP – Eastern Ligurian Sea Port...

Positive first quarter for the ports of La Spezia and Marina di Carrara

La Spezia, Italy (Ports Europe) April 28, 2021 – The port of La Spezia handled a total of 328,268 TEUs, up 6.1% compared to the same period last...

Marina di Carrara opens improved port rail connections

La Spezia, Italy (Ports Europe) April 13, 2021 – The port of Marina di Carrara has inaugurated a new rail layout at the Fiorillo quay allowing cargo...

Lloyd’s Register renews La Spezia Container Terminal’s ISO certifications

ISO certifications for Integrated Management System for Quality, Occupational Health and Safety and the Environment at LSCT successfully renewed – March...

Port of Livorno replaces La Spezia in Hapag Lloyd/OOCL service

Livorno, Italy (Ports Europe) April 6, 2021 – The shipping companies Hapag Lloyd and Oocl have announced that from next May the scheduled service...

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