Sines in the World TOP 100

Wednesday, September 2, 2015
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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, published by Container Management.

In fact, the Port of Sines was the fastest growing in Europe and the 2nd fastest growing in the world, with an annual increase of 32%, only being surpassed by the Port of Taicang (China) with a growth of 41%.

With a total handling of 1.22 MTEUs in 2014, Sines is currently the 4th Iberian Port, behind some of its main competitors, namely Valencia and Algeciras.

With the entrance in the World TOP 100 on the global container ports, Sines reinforces its potential and importance for the national economy and increasing projection in the international market.