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The Port of Sines is the largest artificial port in Portugal, and a deep water port and is located around 100km south of Lisbon. The Port of Sines is an open deep-water sea port with excellent maritime access, without restrictions, leading the Portuguese port sector in the volume of cargo handled, and offering unique natural characteristics to receive any type of vessels. Due to its modern specialized terminals, the port is able to handle the different types of cargoes. It is managed by APS-Administração do Porto de Sines and is currently looking at greater involvement in renewable energies. It is a location of a liquefied natural gas (LNG) terminal.

Portuguese ports report increased cargo traffic of +13.8% in April

Lisbon, Portugal (PortSEurope) July 26, 2023 – In April 2023, Portugal’s mainland commercial port system handled 7.8 million tonnes of cargo, an...

Port of Sines reaches agreement with Brazil

Sines, Portugal (PortSEurope) July 16, 2023 – The Administration of the Ports of Sines and the Algarve (APS) has signed an agreement with CSN –...

Top container ports in the EU in 2022

Rotterdam, The Netherlands (Ports Europe) June 5, 2023 – Most EU ports handled less containers in 2022, compared to 2021. The Q1 2023 TEU results of the top...

Belgian delegation visits Port of Sines

Sines, Portugal (Ports Europe) May 30, 2023 – On May 26, Pierre-Yves Dermagne, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Economy and Labor of Belgium,...

Port of Sines is part of ADMIRAL project

Sines, Portugal (Ports Europe) May 26, 2023 – The Administration of the Ports of Sines and the Algarve (APS) is part of a European project (ADMIRAL) that...

Singapore Press Club visits Port of Sines, Portugal

Sines, Portugal (Ports Europe) May 8, 2023 – The Port of Sines (APS) hosted a delegation from the Singapore Press Club, following the participation of...

Chinese ambassador visits Port of Sines, Portugal

Sines, Portugal (Ports Europe) April 28, 2023 – The Chinese ambassador to Portugal, Zhao Bentang, accompanied by Xia Xiaoling, economic and commercial...

350PPM Biotech consider Sines for new plant

Sines, Portugal (Ports Europe) March 28, 2023 – 350PPM Biotech is considering the Port of Sines for a new pilot plant to manufacture Marinin. The company...

PSA Sines orders six Gantry Cranes from Konecranes

Sines, Portugal (PortSEurope) March 13, 2023 – PSA Sines, the Portuguese subsidiary of PSA International, has ordered six electric-powered aRTGs...

Port of Sines attended Intermodal South America 2023

Sines, Portugal (PortSEurope) March 7, 2023 – The Port of Sines has attended Intermodal South America 2023, which took place in São Paulo, Brazil,...

Sines wants to be port for Brazilian fruit in European markets

Sines, Portugal (Ports Europe) February 9, 2023 – Sines wants to be the leading port for imports of Brazilian fruit in the Iberian and European...

Latin American diplomats visit Port of Sines

Sines, Portugal (Ports Europe) February 3, 2023 – On February 1, the Port of Sines welcomed a diplomatic delegation from Latin American Embassies in...

Sines Liquid Natural Gas Terminal records new annual activity records

Sines, Portugal (Ports Europe) January 19, 2023 – In 2022, the Sines Liquid Natural Gas (LNG) Terminal reached new all-time annual activity records, both...

Port of Sines LNG terminal breaks records in 2022

Sines, Portugal (Ports Europe) January 17, 2023 – The Sines Liquefied Natural Gas – Terminal de Gás Natural Liquefeito (GNL) de Sines Terminal,...

Port of Sines issues solar plant tender

Sines, Portugal (Ports Europe) January 4, 2023 – The Port of Sines has issued a public tender for the construction of a solar plant for self-consumption....

Neogreen Hydrogen to invest in green hydrogen plant in Sines, Portugal

Sines, Portugal (PortSEurope) November 14, 2022 – Canadian company Neogreen Hydrogen and local Frequent Summer are to invest more than €1 billion in a...

Port of Sines joins the Nexus Agenda

Sines, Portugal (PortSEurope) November 4, 2022 – A consortium led by the Port of Sines is one of the projects included in the “Agendas for Business...

Port of Sines to set up Renewable Energy Community

Sines, Portugal (Ports Europe) September 21, 2022 – The municipality of Sines (Setúbal), the Administration of the Ports of Sines and Algarve (APS)...

Port of Sines participates in the Japan Energy Summit 2022

Sines, Portugal (PortSEurope) August 5, 2022 – The Port of Sines participates in the Japan Energy Summit 2022, which took place in Tokyo, August 2-4,...

Firms to study the feasibility of shipping hydrogen from Portugal to the Netherlands

Sines, Portugal (PortSEurope) July 19, 2022 – Shell, French utility Engie, gas shipping company Anthony Veder and tank storage firm Vopakto study the...

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