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Vasco da Gama Terminal

Port Authority has launched an International Public Tender for the award of a Concession Contract for the construction and commercial operation of a n…

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11/9
Port of Portimão promoted at the largest cruise fair in Europe

The APS – Ports of Sines and Algarve Authority promoted the Port of Portimão at Seatrade Europe, the largest cruise exhibition in Europe, which runs f…

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Minister of the Sea at the presentation of investment projects for the container terminals of the Port of Sines and visited the new VTS system

The Minister of the Sea, Ana Paula Vitorino, visited the Port of Sines for the official presentation of the investment projects for the expansion of T…

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26/7
Portuguese Government approves new Vasco da Gama Terminal and expansion of the current Terminal XXI of Port of Sines

The Ports of Sines and Algarve Authority welcomes the decision of the Portuguese Government that approved the decree laws that stablish the basis for …

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22/7
Port of Sines continues on the route of the world’s largest container ships

The Port of Sines’ Terminal XXI received, on July 21, the call of “Milan Maersk”, one of the world’s largest container ships, with capacity for 20.568…

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Port of Yantian visits Sines
Sines and Yantian discuss cooperation possibilities.
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6/6
Port of Sines at Transport Logistic in Munich
Port of Sines takes part in Transport Logistic
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27/5
Port of Sines received China’s Minister of Customs

On May 27, the Minister of Customs of the People's Republic of China, Ni Yuefeng, visited the Port of Sines accompanied by the State Secretary for Tax…

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Bluetech Accelerator - Open applications

Bluetech Accelerator is looking for startups with disruptive technological solutions for the Shipping and Seaports industry. Be part of the revolution…

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8/2
Executive Director of the European Maritime Safety Agency visited the Port of Sines

On 8 February, the Port of Sines was visited by the Executive Director of the European Maritime Safety Agency (EMSA), Maja Kostelac, with the objectiv…

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Ambassador of Egypt and Delegation from the Suez Canal Economic Zone visited the Port of Sines

A delegation of technicians from the Suez Canal Economic Zone visited the Port of Sines on January 28 and 29, under the scope of the protocol of coope…

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Port of Portimão continues to grow in 2018
Portimão Cruise Terminal receives more than 36.000 passengers in 2018.
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Port of Sines closes 2018 with another record in containerized cargo
Sines Container Terminal – Terminal XXI, grows 5% and handles 1,75MTEU.
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8/1
APS once again awarded European label of social responsibility in public services

APS - Ports of Sines and Algarve Authority was once again awarded the CEEP-CSR Label award which recognizes public service companies in the European a…

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4/12
Port of Sines presents new model for delivery and collection of container by truck

On December 4, APS and PSA Sines organized a session to present the new model for delivery and collection of goods, by road, at the Container Terminal…

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30/11
Port of Sines performs security drill
On November 30, a security drill was held at the Port of Sines, whose objective was to train the articulation and communication between various author…
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20/9
Port of Sines signs Memorandum of Understanding with the Suez Canal Economic Zone

In the presence of the Minister of the Sea, Ana Paula Vitorino, a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) was signed on September 19, at the Ministry of the…

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17/9
Delegation of Portugal Shipping Week visited Porto de Sines

On September 17, the Port of Sines received the delegation of Portugal Shipping Week (PSW), beginning a series of events related to the maritime-port …

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3/8
Port of Sines receives Madrid Maersk, one of the largest container ships in the world

The Sines' Container Terminal - TXXI received, on August 3, the call of the ship "Madrid Maersk", with capacity for 20,568 TEU (20 feet containers), t…

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26/7
Port of Sines received ship "LNG CASTILLO DE CALDELAS" on maiden voyage

The Port of Sines received, on 26 July, the ship "LNG CASTILLO DE CALDELAS" on an maiden voyage. The vessel docked at the Liquefied Natural Gas Termin…

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18/7
Minister of the Sea present in the reception ceremony for the Portimão-Funchal ferry

The Minister of the Sea, Ana Paula Vitorino, was at the Port of Portimão this Tuesday for the reception ceremony for the ferry "Volcan de Tijarafe", w…

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25/6
Port of Sines integrates SWORDFISH 18

From 18 to 28 June, the Portuguese Navy is carrying out a large naval exercise called SWORDFISH 18, between the ports of Lisbon and Sines area, whose …

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Sines reaches the 88th place on Top-100 Container Terminals
2017 Alphaliner index registers the rising of three places over the previous year
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Port of Sines at Intermodal South America

From March 13 to 15, the city of São Paulo hosted the 24th edition of Intermodal South America, the main trade fair for Foreign Trade, Logistics and F…

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Sines closes 2017 with growth in Containerized Cargo, LNG and Dry Bulk

Containers grow about 10%, followed by Dry Bulk with 8,5%. LNG leads growth, with 63% more handled than in 2016.

 

The year of 2017 was marked by th…

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Cruises grow in Portimão
The Port of Portimão Cruise Terminal exceeded 70 calls and gets close to 30.000 passengers.
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Port of Sines received the Commercial Advisor of the U.S. Embassy

A delegation from the United States Embassy in Lisbon, ​​led by the Commercial Advisor, Lora Baker, visited the Port of Sines on April 19 with the obj…

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2/11
Port of Sines and Logink sign protocol in China

On November 2, the APS - Ports of Sines and Algarve Authority and the Chinese Logink - Transport and Logistics Public Information Platform signed a co…

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28/9
Talavera de la Reina mayor visited the Port of Sines

On September 27th, the Talavera de la Reina mayor, Jaime Ramos, visited the Port of Sines and met with José Luis Cacho, President of Portuguese po…

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22/9
Port of Sines on the Silk Road

The Portuguese government reached a political agreement with China on Thursday to streamline Customs procedures between the port of Sines and the Chin…

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12/7
Sines closes 1st Semester still growing
Containerized cargo continues the lead the growing rates with 34% in the number of TEU handled.
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8/5
Vasco da Gama Beach and Sines’ Leisure Port renew the Blue Flag
The Blue Flag Association of Europe announced, on last April 30, the award of the Blue Flag to the Vasco da Gama Beach and the Sines’ Leisure Port, both infrastructures managed by APS – Ports of Sines and Algarve Authority.
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12/4
Sines continues to grow in 2017
The Port of Sines keeps the growing track of the last years and achieves the best trimester ever in 2017.
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Fibre cement pipes loaded in Portimão to be exported to Algeria

At the Port of Portimão, the loading operation of the ship "Saoura" with fiber cement pipes for the Port of Arzeu, in Algeria, started for on March 10…

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9/3
Ambassador of Germany visited the Port of Sines and ZILS

Christof Weil, Ambassador of the Federal Republic of Germany in Portugal and Minister Counselor Heike Fuller visited the ZILS and the Port of Sines on…

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8/3
APS celebrated International Women's Day

On March 8, the APS - Ports of Sines and Algarve Authority marked the International Women's Day with a commemorative event attended by the workers of …

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13/2
Minister of the Sea presents the "Strategy for the Increase of Port Competitiveness" for the Port of Sines

On February 10, the Minister of the Sea, Ana Paula Vitorino, presented the "Strategy to Increase Port Competitiveness" for the Port of Sines, in an ev…

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Medway links Porto de Sines to Madrid

On January 25, the first Container Convoy of Medway, formerly CP Carga, was opened, connecting the Port of Sines and Madrid. Composed of 29 wagons, th…

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Sines grows 16,4%, surpassing 51 Million TONS
2016 with various records.
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Iranian delegation visited Sines

On 17 January, an Iranian delegation visited the Port of Sines and the ZILS – Sines’ Industrial an Logistics Zone in order to increase the knowledge o…

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Port of Sines assumes itself as the Atlantic port of the future Logistic Platform of Talavera de la Reina

On January 12, a delegation from the Port of Sines led by President José Luís Cacho visited Talavera de la Reina, Spain, at the invitation of the city…

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27/12
APS extends Single Port Invoice to Algarve Ports

In compliance with the Resolution of the Council of Ministers n. 12/2016, of March 16, and following the Protocols signed with the various authorities…

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23/12
Multipurpose terminal equipped with new crane

The Sines Multipurpose Terminal, concessioned to Portsines, reinforced its operational conditions with the installation of a new mobile crane. This ne…

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20/12
Prime Minister and Minister for the Sea in Sines

The Port of Sines was the stage for the presentation of the Strategy for the Increase of Port Competitiveness - Horizon 2016-2026, by the Minister of …

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14/12
Port of Sines receives delegation of the Port of Luanda

A delegation from the Port of Luanda visited the Port of Sines in order to know some procedures of this port administration related to ethics, informa…

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9/12
APS presents new Emergency Net for the Port of Sines

The APS - Port of Sines and Algarve Authority, presented to all the entities involved in the Emergency and Protection Plans of the Port of Sines the n…

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5/12
Secretary General of the Government of São Tomé and Príncipe visited the Port of Sines

The Secretary General of the Government of the Democratic Republic of São Tomé and Príncipe, Afonso Varela, visited the Port of Sines. The visit was c…

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4/12
Participants of the 11th Edition of Portugal Exporter visit the ZILS and the Port of Sines

Aicep Global Parques and the Ports of Sines and Algarve Authority, which participated in the 11th Edition of Portugal Exporter, promoted a free visit …

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17/11
Port of Sines grows 14%
The Port of Sines registers the best growth ever.
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22/9
“Sea wine” at the Port of Sines

As a preliminary action to the Tall Ships Races 2017, about 700 bottles of wine from seven different wine-growers from Alentejo Litoral region were pl…

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13/9
Port of Sines received Macanese delegation

On last September 9, the Port of Sines was visited by a delegation of the Advisory Board for the Reform of Public Administration of Macao region, with…

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8/8
Giant MSC Oliver called Sines

The Port of Sines received over one of the largest containerships in the world, the MSC Oliver, belonging to the owner MSC - Mediterranean Shipping Co…

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4/8
Sines hosted the festival “Ao leme com Ciência Viva”

On August 2nd, Sines hosted the event “Ao Leme com Ciência Viva” which included a Science Festival at Vasco da Gama Avenue and Beach.  This event is p…

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3/8
Port of Portimão hosted a Powerboat World Championship Race

The Port of Portimão was the stage of the F1 Powerboat Grand Prix of Portugal, an event comprised within the World Championship, between the 29th and …

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22/7
APS joins CLIA – Cruise Lines International Association

With the purpose to promote the Cruise activity at Port of Portimão, APS is now an associated of CLIA – Cruise Lines International Association, an org…

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19/7
Porto of Sines grows 10.5% on the first semester of 2016

In the first six months of this year, the Port of Sines handled more than 24 million of tons of cargo, representing a growth of 10.5% in comparison wi…

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APS' CEO in the Panama Canal inaugural ceremony
APS – Port of Sines and Algarve Authority took part on the ceremony which represents an historical landmark for the global shipping.
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24/6
East Timor National Parliament Members received in Sines
The visit included the Refinery and the Port of Sines.
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15/6
Port of Sines promotes briefing session on the Union's new Customs Code

In a joint initiative of APS – Port of Sines and Algarve Authority, CPSI – Sines Port Community and AGEPOR, a clarification session on the new CAU - U…

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14/6
Ambassador of Singapore visits Port of Sines

Zainal Arif Mantaha, Ambassador of Singapore to Portugal, visited the Port and the industrial complex of Sines. The diplomat was received by APS’ CEO,…

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9/6
APS took part in the G7 Friends of the Gulf of Guinea Group meeting

On the last 7th of June, the Ports of Sines and Algarve Authority took part in the meeting of The G7 Friends of the Gulf of Guinea Group meeting, whic…

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9/6
Port of Sines and Castilla-La Mancha strengthen relationship

Emiliano García-Page Sánchez, President of the Castilla-La Mancha Communities visited the Port of Sines on the last 6th of June and was received by th…

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8/6
Ports of Sines and the Algarve at the Oceans Business Week

The Ports of Sines and Algarve Authority took place at the Oceans Business Week, held in the Lisbon Congress Centre, from June 2-4. The institutional …

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7/6
Minister of Fisheries and Maritime Economy of Senegal visited the Port of Sines

The Minister of Fisheries and Maritime Economy of Senegal, Oumar Guèye, accompanied by the Ambassador of Senegal to Portugal and several Senegalese sp…

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Blue Flag awarded to the Sines Leisure Port

The Blue Flag was again hoisted at the Sines Leisure Port on last June 3. José Pedro Soares, on behalf of APS, together with the Blue Flag Association…

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6/6
Port of Sines Authority renews Information Safety Certification
The APS’s Information Safety Management System was audited for five days and was renewed the certification according to standard ISO/IEC 27001:2013.
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Port of Sines in Talavera de La Reina

The APS’ CEO, João Franco visited Talavera de La Reina at the invitation of the Alcalde of the city, Jaime Ramos Torres, and was accompanied by the re…

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China Development Bank met with APS

On the 25th of May, the Port of Sines received various elements of the China Development Bank, aiming to be acquainted with the expected investments f…

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10/5
Ambassador of Qatar visits Port of Sines

The Port of Sines welcomed the Ambassador of Qatar to Portugal, Adel Ali Al Khal Fakhro, who visited the region as part of a visit to ZILS – Sines’ In…

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2/5
Students from ENIDH and MSC Academy visit Port of Sines

The Port of Sines and Algarve Authority received, on the last 29th of April, a group of finalists who are attending the Port Management course at ENID…

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22/4
APS and Port of Luanda sign cooperation agreement

The Port of Sines and Algarve Authority signed a cooperation agreement with the Port of Luanda on the last 21st of April. The document was signed in S…

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Port of Sines reaches the 17th position in the European ranking of containerized cargo handling
Transporte XXI places the Port of Sines in the 17th position, being the third port with the highest annual growth.
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The new generation of the Port Single Card starts in the Ports of Sines and Algarve.

APS developed a new generation of the CUP (Port Single Card), designated CUP II, which came first operational in the Ports of Algarve – Faro and Porti…

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11/4
Port of Sines and Algarve Authority (APS) promotes workshop on Information Systems

The workshop "New Information Systems’ Trends in Transports" took place at APS’Auditorium, and had as its keynote speaker Prof. Tom Zunder, academic a…

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Port of Sines handles 11,3 million tons of cargo during the 1st quarter.

In the first three months of 2016 the Port of Sines handled 13,4% more of cargo over the same period of the previous year, totalling 11,3 million tons…

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Port of Sines performs pilot-project FUP – Port Single Invoice
Minister of the Sea heads project´s presentation ceremony.
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APS celebrates Cooperation Agreement with the Military Academy

On March 23, the APS, represented by the Board of Directors, and CINAMIL - Centre for Research, Development and Innovation of the Military Academy, re…

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Minister of the Sea inaugurates coldstore

On last March 8, the Minister of the Sea, Ana Paula Vitorino, headed the inauguration ceremony of the new cold warehouse at the Port of Sines.

This n…

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Diplomatic representatives of Angola visited Sines

The Port of Sines and the ZILS – Sines’ Industrial and Logistic Zone received, on March 1, the visit of a delegation of the Embassy of Angola in Portu…

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Diplomatic Attachés of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs visited the Port of Sines and the ZILS

On 25 February, a delegation of Diplomatic Attachés of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs visited the Port of Sines and the ZILS – Sines’ Industrial an L…

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Sines receives First Secretary of the US Embassy

The First Secretary of the United Staates Embassy in Lisbon, Traci Parks was received at the Port of Sines by Eduardo Bandeira, Executive Member of th…

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Ambassador of the Ivory Coast to Portugal in the Port of Sines
New cooperation opportunities between Sines and the Ivory Coast ports were discussed during the visit.
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Ambassador of South Africa visited the Port of Sines

The Port of Sines received, on February 17, the visit of the Ambassador of South Africa, Keitumetse Matthews, who intended to meet on-site the potenti…

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APS celebrates a Protocol with the National Union of Port Authorities’ Workers

Last January 28 a Memorandum of Understanding was signed between the APS – Ports of Sines and Algarve Authority and the National Union of Port Authori…

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APS installs outdoor signage at the Ports of the Algarve

APS installed a set of outdoor signage at the Port of Faro and at the Port of Portimão in order to improve the service provided to clients in both Alg…

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Port of Sines renews partnership with Green Award

On January 14, the Port of Sines received representatives of the Green Award, in order to renew the existing partnership between the two organizations…

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APS renewed commitment to gender equality

The Signing Ceremony of the Accession Agreements and Commitments Renewal, an initiative of the Business Forum for Gender Equality - Our Commitment, wa…

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Port of Sines handled 43.9 million tons in 2015

The Port of Sines closed the year 2015 with more than 43.9 million tons of cargo handled, representing an annual growth of 17%, to which contributed a…

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Port operations in the Algarve ports increased in 2015

The Ports of Algarve registered a 7.9% increase in cargo during 2015 with a total of 396,276 tones handled at the Port of Faro (mainly cement and clin…

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28/12
APS, Municipality of Sines and aicep Global Parques celebrate cooperation agreement

The Municipality of Sines, aicep Global Paques and the Ports of Sines and Algarve Authority (APS) sign a cooperation agreement with a joint view on th…

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3/12
Ambassador of the Republic of Korea to Portugal visited the Port of Sines

The Port of Sines received, on December 2, the visit of the Ambassador of the Republic of Korea to Portugal, Lee Yoon, aiming to assess the economic p…

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23/11
Port of Sines receives the Minister for National Policies of Nicaragua

The Minister for National Policies of Nicaragua, Paulo Quist Kelly, visited the Port of Sines on November 19, accompanied by the Ambassadress of the R…

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17/11
APS CEO participates in conference on competition of the port sector

A conference on the competition of the port sector was held in Lisbon, on last November 12, under the responsibility of the law firm Vieira de Almeida…

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APS CEO participates in Vieira de Almeida & Associados’ conference on competition in the port sector

The Law Firm Vieira de Almeida organized a conference focused on the study over the competition in the port sector, in Lisbon on last November 12.

Th…

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3/11
Port of Sines receives Mexican Ambassador to Portugal

On October 30, the CEO of the Ports of Sines and the Algarve Authority, João Franco, received Alfredo Bravo, Mexican Ambassador to Portugal.

During t…

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21/10
APS installs X-ray scanner at the Port of Portimão

As part of the improvement plan concerning operating conditions and security of the commercial ports of Faro and Portimão, APS acquired for the Commer…

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20/10
Slovenian Ambassador to Portugal visits the Port of Sines

On October 19 the Slovenian Ambassador to Portugal, Matjaz Longar, visited the Port of Sines, where he met with the Board of Directors of Ports of Sin…

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15/10
Port of Sines receives Chinese Ambassador to Portugal

The Chinese Ambassador to Portugal, Cai Run, visited the Port of Sines on October 13, and was received by the President of Ports of Sines and the Alga…

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14/10
Architecture students visit Port of Sines

On 9 October, about 250 architecture students and teachers from 17 universities in the country visited the Port of Sines, and were welcomed by the Pre…

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12/10
Port of Sines handles 33,3 million tons

On the first nine months of the year the Port of Sines registered a homologous growth of 20,9%, with a total handling of 33,3 million tons. The increa…

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7/10
APS promoted at Mar Algarve Expo

The APS – Ports of Sines and the Algarve Authority participated in the event Mar Algarve Expo that took place between 1-3 October at the School of Hot…

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1/10
Book “Touristic Cruises” presented at the Port of Portimão

The book “Touristic Cruises – a systemic and multidisciplinary perspective” was presented at the Port of Portimão, aboard the cruise vessel Ocean Prin…

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23/9
Denmark Ambassador visited the Port of Sines

On September 21, APS received the Denmark Ambassador to Portugal, Michael Suhr, who intended to know the potential of the Port of Sines in order to pr…

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21/9
President of Ports of Cape Verde meets with APS

The President of ENAPOR – Ports of Cape Verde, Carlitos Fortes, visited the Port of Sines, on September 17, and was received by the company’s Board of…

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21/9
Port of Sines receives the first “Triple E” from Maersk

For the first time in Portugal, a Maersk vessel from the “Triple E” class called the Port of Sines on last September 18. It was the “Maersk MC Kinney-…

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17/9
APS signs agreement with SEF for the ports of the Algarve

The Ports of Sines and the Algarve Authority (APS) and the Border Authority (SEF) signed an agreement aiming to provide faster and more effective proc…

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16/9
Port of Portimão promoted at Seatrade Europe 2015

The Cruise Terminal of the Port of Portimão integrated the stand of the Ports of Portugal on this year’s edition of Seatrade Europe, held in Hamburg f…

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11/9
Port of Sines received the Secretary of State for Food and Agri-food Research

Nuno Vieira e Brito, Secretary of State for Food and Agri-food Research, visited the Port of Sines, on September 11, to witness the export of cattle, …

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10/9
Cattle export trough the Port of Sines

On September 10 started an unprecedented operation with livestock, which included the export of about 3,650 cattle, with provenance mainly from Alente…

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8/9
APS releases market research on the handling of the cruise ships at the Port of Portimão

The APS – Ports of Sines and Algarve Authority, approved the launch of a tender for a market study on the handling of cruise ships and for the evaluat…

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2/9
Sines in the World TOP 100

The Port of Sines is, for the first time, part of the World TOP 100 occupying the 97th position, according to the World Top Container Ports 2015, publ…

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26/8
APS promotes the Port of Sines in “Sail Amsterdam 2015”

APS – Ports of Sines and the Algarve Authority presented the Port of Sines and its logistic areas to entrepreneurs and investors in the shipping and l…

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21/8
Sines’ Maritime Authority with new facilities

The opening of new facilities of the Sines’ Maritime Authority took place on last August 14, and the ceremony was headed by the General-Director of th…

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19/8
MSC New York of 16.652 TEU and 399m calls Sines

The MSC New York, with a capacity of 16.652 TEU, called the Port of Sines for the first time on last August 18, coming from the Port of Antwerp and be…

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17/8
Terminal XXI gets ready for the future

APS – Ports of Sines and the Algarve Authority started the works concerning the uniformization of the bottoms of the Sines Container Terminal (TXXI) b…

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11/8
“MSC ZOE” of 19.224 TEU calls Sines

On August 11, the vessel MSC Zoe, one of the biggest container ships in the world, called the Port of Sines. Belonging to the ship-owner Mediterranean…

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4/8
Delegation from the Port of Cabinda visited the Port of Sines

A delegation from the Port of Cabinda (Angola) visited the Port of Sines on July 29, in order to get information about the organization and operation …

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27/7
ZALSINES will have a new cold warehouse

APS signed a surface rights’ contract with FP Sines (FRIOPUERTO™ SINES) for the construction and maintenance of a logistics warehouse in ZALSINES – Lo…

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21/7
Mexican delegation of GPT (Alfa Group) visited the Port of Sines

A delegation from GPT Mexican Company, owned by the Alfa Group, visited the Port of Sines on last July 16, accompanied by representatives from Galp En…

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20/7
APS receives the meeting of the Executive Committee of ESPO – European Sea Ports Organization

In the next month of September, APS – Ports of Sines and Algarve Authority will host a meeting of the Executive Committee of ESPO – European Sea Ports…

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15/7
Delegation from the Port of Luanda visits the Port of Sines

A delegation from the Port of Luanda, headed by its President Alberto Bengue, visited the Port of Sines on last July 13, aiming be acquainted with the…

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13/7
APS invests 2,8 million Euros in the ports of Algarve

 

 

The development works of the ports of Faro and Portimão, under the responsibility of the Ports of Sines and the Algarve Authority, proceed accor…

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6/7
Port of Sines handles 21,8 million tons on the first semester

On the first 6 months of the year, the Port of Sines handled 21,8 million of tons, representing a growth of 25% over the same period of the previous y…

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APS’ CEO participates in Conference about Portugal 2020

APS’ CEO, João Franco, participated in the debate on the investment priorities of Portugal 2020, integrating the conference “Services – A Quiet Revolu…

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30/6
APS modernizes presence on the Internet

The Ports of Sines and the Algarve Authority developed a new website, based on the new corporate image and the new management reality, comprising the …

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23/6
APS takes part in the Siemens Business Conference
APS’ CEO, João Franco, presented his vision of the future of the port sector and how it can contribute for the increase of the country’s exports.
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19/6
Port of Sines Day gathers over 150 participants
The Port of Sines Day is celebrated on 19 June, the date tha was publicated the Decree-Law which created the Gabinete da Área de Sines
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11/6
Port of Sines present at SIL, Barcelona
This was a joint action to promote the logistics corridor between the ports of Sines, Lisbon and Setúbal and Badajoz Logistics Platform
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10/6
Port of Sines promoted in Atlantico Business Development in Netherlands
João Franco was one of the seminar speakers under the theme "Portugal Ports & Maritime Sector"
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5/6
A delegation of the Port of Ningbo visited the Port of Sines
The delegation was led by Vice-president of Ningbo Port Co., Ltd.
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APS President participated as a speaker at the 1st Conference of the Journal of Maritime Economy
João Franco was a guest speaker in the panel "What Ports and Maritime Transport We Want?"
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APS extends Information Security Management System to the Algarve ports and Railway
The Lloyd's Register Quality Assurance was the entity responsible for conducting the audit and noted the innovative sense of Single Window Logistics
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Ports of Sines and the Algarve at Santiagro
The XXVIII Santiagro took place in Santiago do Cacém, on last May 29-31.
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27/5
APS auditorium received workshop on the transportation of dangerous materials

The auditorium of APS – Ports Sines and the Algarve Authority received, on the 27th of May, a workshop on the transportation of dangerous materials, o…

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23/5
CEO of APS speaker in the 12th European Sea Ports Conference

The Port of Piraeus, in Athens, was the host of the 12th  European Sea Ports Conference (ESPO) which occurred between the 21st and 22nd of May under…

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18/5
Sines' Leisure Port and Vasco da Gama Beach renew the Blue Flag

The high environmental standards of the Port of Sines were once again recognized by the renewal of the Blue Flag in the Vasco da Gama beach and the Po…

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15/5
Ports of Sines and Amboim establish cooperation

APS – Ports of Sines and the Algarve Authority and EPA – Port Company of Amboim, E.P. signed a Cooperation Protocol, on last May.

Under this document…

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13/5
Port of Sines received the Ambassador of Panama

The Port of Sines received, on May 12, the visit of the Ambassador of Panama in Lisbon, Ilka Varela de Bares, accompanied by a diplomatic delegation f…

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Portuguese Ports Association gathered in the Port of Portimão

The Port of Portimão has recently welcomed two meetings of APP - Portuguese Ports Association, the first of the Working Group on IT Systems and the se…

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Singapore Bridge calls the Port of Sines

On last April 19, the Sines Container Terminal - Terminal XXI received the ship Singapore Bridge on its first call of the new MSC service Australian E…

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Port of Sines handles 9,9 million tons on the First Quarter of 2015

The Port of Sines handled a total of 9,9 million tons on the first quarter of 2015, which represents an increase of 21,6% when compared to last year’s…

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“World day for the Awareness for Corrosion” celebrated at the APS Auditorium

The 3rd Meeting of the World day for the Awareness for Corrosion, under the responsibility of Technical Division of Corrosion and Materials Protection…

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Students from the University of Algarve visited the Port of Sines

Nearly 50 students of the University of Business Management in Algarve, visited the Port of Sines, being received by the company’s CEO, João Franco.

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Port of Sines received business delegation from Goias

A business delegation from the Brazilian State of Goias visited the Port of Sines on last April 8. The delegation, received by João Franco and José …