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The Port of Setúbal is a port on the Atlantic Coast of Portugal, located 45 km south of Lisbon and a bar open 24 hours a day, integrating one of the most important industrial and logistics areas in the country. It has several port terminals specialized in all types of cargo, and shipyards. the port is managed by APSS.

Agepor association criticises port strikes

Setúbal, Portugal (PortSEurope) November 13, 2018 – “Agepor (Association of Shipping Agents of Portugal) notes that there is no port work at the...

Setúbal port authority holds public forum to support dredging activity

Setúbal, Portugal (PortSEurope) November 6, 2018 – APSS – Admin. dos Portos de Setúbal e Sesimbra, SA (Port Administration of Setúbal and...

Environmentalists to protest against Setúbal port dredging project

Setúbal, Portugal (Ports Europe) October 9, 2018 – Portuguese environmental associations Clube da Arrábida, Sado de Luto and SOS Sado and the fishing...

Portugal’s mainland ports traffic rises 1.3% in 2017

Lisbon, Portugal (Ports Europe) October 9, 2018 – Portuguese mainland commercial ports handled a record 89.2 million tonnes of cargo in 2017, 1.3% more than...

Yilport comments on ports workers strike

Lisbon, Portugal (Ports Europe) September 16, 2018 – Yilport, the Turkish port operator, which has Portuguese interests, has said that the port workers...

Portuguese dockworkers to carry out strike in Sept, Oct

Lisbon, Portugal (Ports Europe) August 30, 2018 – Portuguese dockworkers plan to carry out a strike that will cover the port and stowage companies of the...

Minimum service maintained in Portuguese port strike

Lisbon, Portugal (Ports Europe) August 15, 2018 – Minimum service is operating at Portuguese ports during the labour strike organised for August 13 to...

Portuguese stevedores to strike on July 27

Lisbon, Portugal (Ports Europe) July 16, 2018 – Portuguese dockers have called a 24-hour strike from July 27 at the ports of Lisbon, Setúbal, Sines,...

Port of Setúbal and Tax Authority invest in container scanner

Setúbal, Portugal (PortSEurope) July 2, 2018 – Administração dos Portos de Setúbal e Sesimbra SA (APSS – Port Authority of Setubal and...

Portuguese ports maritime trade union calls for strike action June 4-8

Lisbon, Portugal (PortSEurope) May 15, 2018 – The National Union of Workers of the Administrations and Port Boards (SNTAJP – Sindicato Nacional...

Portuguese ports plan for global logistics operators and role

Setúbal, Portugal (PortSEurope) May 14, 2018 – “We will soon have a large logistics operator (ship-owner) in Setúbal, which will change the...

Yilport reports increased container throughput in 2017

Istanbul, Turkey (Ports Europe) February 23, 2018 – Yilport Holding Inc has reported a 9.5% year-on-year increase in container throughput for 2017, led...

Government opens €1.6 million tender to modernize Setúbal and Lisbon ports

Setúbal, Portugal (Ports Europe) January 25, 2018 – The Ministry of the Sea has announced the opening of the tender for the modernization of traffic...

APSS audits its Environmental and Quality Management Systems

Setúbal, Portugal (PortSEurope) December 16, 2017 – APSS – Administração dos Portos de Setúbal e Sesimbra (Port Administration of Setúbal and...

The Portuguese government adopts its new port strategy to create jobs and boost added value

Lisbon, Portugal (PortSEurope) November 28, 2017 – The Portuguese has announced a number of resolutions as part of a new ports strategy, which aim to...

Event: Porto de Setúbal – A solution for the Lisbon region, November 22, Setúbal

Setúbal, Portugal (PortSEurope) November 11, 2017 – The Conference Porto de Setúbal – A solution for the Lisbon region | More Capacity, Greater...

YIlport reviews its activities at Portuguese ports

Lisbon, Portugal (PortSEurope) November 1, 2017 – Yilport continues to make investments worldwide without slowing down. The growth strategy is not...

Setúbal port increases towing capacity

Setúbal, Portugal (Ports Europe) September 2, 2017 – Danish safety and support services firm Svitzer A/S will significantly increase its towing capacity...

Lallemand Iberia starts exports from Setúbal port

Setúbal, Portugal (Ports Europe) August 7, 2017 – Setúbal port has seen its partner Lallemand Iberia S.A. carry out the first export of Soluble Must...

IDC calls strike in solidarity with Spanish dockworkers

Setubal, Portugal (PortSEurope) June 16, 2017 – The International Dockworkers Council (IDC) has called a two-hour strike on June 29, that will also affect...

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