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Taranto

The Port of Taranto is located on the inner heal of southeastern Italy, is one of the first in Italy for goods traffic and plays an important role commercially and strategically on the Mediterranean Sea. It is operated by Autorita’ di Sistema Portuale del Mar Ionio (AdSP – Port Authority of the Ionian Sea-Port of Taranto).

Itelyum has acquired a majority stake in Nigromare Srl, Taranto

Taranto, Italy (PortSEurope) July 17, 2023 – Itelyum, the waste management company, has acquired a majority stake in Nigromare Srl. The acquisition was...

Dispute of proposed floating solar facility off Port of Taranto

Taranto, Italy (PortSEurope) June 29, 2023 – There is a dispute surrounding a proposed floating solar facility off the Port of Taranto in Puglia. The...

Consul General of the U.S. visits Port of Taranto

Taranto, Italy (PortSEurope) June 25, 2023 – On June 14, the Consul General of the U.S. in Naples, Tracy E. Roberts-Pounds, has visited the Port of...

Medkon starts calling at Port of Taranto

Taranto, Italy (Ports Europe) May 23, 2023 – The Medkon Mersin vessel called at the Port of Taranto on May 2, starting a service which Medkon hopes will...

Port of Taranto inaugurates the 2023 cruise season

Taranto, Italy (Ports Europe) May 9, 2023 – The Port of Taranto has inaugurated the 2023 cruise with the visit of the “Celebrity...

Port of Taranto struggles to increase cargo volumes

Taranto, Italy (Ports Europe) April 18, 2023 – The Port of Taranto is located on the inner heal of southeastern Italy, is one of the first in Italy for...

Medkon Lines to start calling at the port of Taranto

Taranto, Italy (PortSEurope) March 17, 2023 – Medkon Lines has announced that it will start calling at the port of Taranto. The company will be calling...

Acciaierie d’Italia receives two Liebherr cranes in Port of Taranto

Taranto, Italy (PortSEurope) March 3, 2023 – The company Acciaierie d’Italia has received two Liebherr cranes in Port of Taranto which are now...

Cargo traffic in the Port of Taranto down -16.9% in 2022

Taranto, Italy (PortSEurope) February 27, 2023 – The Port of Taranto handled 14.6 million tons of cargo, a decrease of -16.9% on 2021 but...

Ferretti yacht project approved in Taranto port

Taranto, Italy (PortSEurope) February 21, 2023 – The Superior Council of Public Works, the technical-advisory body of the Ministry of Infrastructure and...

Yilport adds port equipment in Taranto

Taranto, Italy (Ports Europe) January 23, 2023 – Yilport is to add further port equipment to its faciity in the Port of Taranto. Seven Terminal Tractors...

Port of Taranto restarts railway line

Taranto, Italy (Ports Europe) January 23, 2023 – The Port of Taranto has restarted the railway line connection between the multi-purpose pier of the port...

Falck signs agreement to use Port of Taranto

Taranto, Italy (PortSEurope) November 7, 2022 – Falck Renewables and BlueFloat Energy have signed a contract to use the container terminal...

Port of Taranto reports total cargo down -34% in Q3 2022

Taranto, Italy (PortSEurope) November 1, 2022 – The Port of Taranto has reported total cargo of 3.4 million tons in the the third quarter of...

Costa Cruises to confirm Taranto port as destination

Taranto, Italy (Ports Europe) October 26, 2022 – Costa Cruises is to confirm Taranto port as destination in an announcement tomorrow. The partnership is...

Eni, Enel to make hydrogen investments in Taranto and Gela

Taranto, Italy (Ports Europe) October 14, 2022 – Italian multinationals Eni and Enel will make hydrogen project investments in Taranto and Gela in...

Italy: Ranking – Top container ports – January-June 2022

Rome, Italy (Ports Europe) September 6, 2022 – Assoporti, the Italian port association, has reported cargo figures for the first half of 2022, including...

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