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Ports of Genoa - The southern gateway to Europe






Integrated rail digital platform launched in the Ports of Genoa

Integrated rail digital platform launched in the Ports of Genoa
The Western Ligurian Sea Port Authority and the Italian State Railways have finalised the agreement ratifying the interoperability between the Rail PIC System (Piattaforma Integrata di Circolazione)...

"Ports of Genoa - The Shipping Community" at Transport Logistic 2019 in Munich

The Ports of Genoa are due to present in Hall B2 Stand 313 a full schedule of events for visitors and delegates at the world's leading trade fair for logistics, mobility, IT and supply chain...

Vado Ligure Container Terminal set to go live on 12 December 2019

Vado Ligure Container Terminal set to go live on 12 December 2019
Three new ARMG cranes are scheduled to arrive on 12 June 2019 “Vado Gateway”, the state-of-the-art container terminal in Vado Ligure, is scheduled to open on 12 December 2019. APM Terminals has a...
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Numbers - operating area: over 700 ha
Numbers - quay length: over 27.000 m
Numbers - Passenger traffic: over 4,3 million of passengers per year
Numbers - cruise traffic: over 1,9 million of passengers per  year
Numbers - cargo throughput: over 62 million tons per year
Numbers - Container throughput: over 2,3 million of teus per year

The Ports of the Western Ligurian Sea – Genoa, Prà, Savona and Vado Ligure – rank as Italy’s premier port network in terms of total throughput (over 70 million tons of cargo and 4.3 million passengers handled yearly), with a wide selection of liner services (over 150 connections with 500 ports worldwide), and a full range of vital complementary services (from ship maintenance and construction, to customised IT and logistic and supply chain services).

Within this framework, the Western Ligurian Sea port network is unrivalled in the Mediterranean as maritime gateway to the leading industrial and consumer centres in Northern Italy and in Central Europe, specifically, Switzerland, Germany and Austria. In total, the ports offer over 100 berths, with depths up to 19 metres and a total surface area of over 7 million sqm, with plans afoot to upgrade further the port facilities. Over 30 specialised terminals are equipped to cater for all key commodity sectors: solid and liquid bulk, conventional cargo, perishable goods, ro-ro and containers.

Strategically located at the heart of the renowned Italian Riviera and close to many top tourist attractions, the ports also offer a wide range of services to passengers. Throughout the year, the world’s major cruise liners sail from the ports to a myriad of destinations in the Mediterranean, whilst ferry lines connect the ports to the Italian islands, Corsica, Spain and North Africa.

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