The Constanța Port
The Constanța Port represents the most important and dynamic business infrastructure in the Constanța Metropolitan Area. The port has a long history and benefits from a variety of intermodal connections (river, through the Danube-Black Sea Channel, rail, road, aerial, and through a network of pipes). The Port receives regular container deliveries from various ports in Asia, Africa, the Middle East, and Europe (Bulgaria, Greece, Italy, etc.). There is also a regular Ro-Ro/Ferry to Barcelona, Tanger, Malaga, Vigo, Setubal, Valencia, Pireu, Borusan. More recently, cruise sheeps dock in the Constanța Port, with the final destination in Turkey, Greece, Italy, Croatia, etc.
The port includes the following terminals
Constanța PortMain products handled by the port
In 2017, the Port processed 58.4 million tons of commodities, most of which are agro-food products, oil and petroleum products, metals and metal products. Compared to 2009, freight traffic grew by 39%, amid the increase in Romania's foreign trade activity.
Almost 1,000 economic agents operate in Constanta Port from transport, handling, storage, trade, packing, packing, weighing, stacking, milling, disinfecting and pest control, testing, testing and analysis of goods, expeditions, rentals, intermediation , waste collection, ship repair, etc.
Of the total transit goods, about 60% are solid bulk, 23% liquid bulk, 11% containers, and the rest areother types. Overall, the Port registered about 13,400 naval stopovers in 2017, out of which 4,100 ships and 9,300 river boats, with the latter showing a strong upward dynamics in recent years.
The most transported products are cereals (31% of total goods), crude oil (13%) and petroleum products (9%). The dynamics of goods transit is increasing for most products, except for metallic waste, the volume of which decreased by about 60% between 2013 and 2017. As far as cereals and petroleum products are concerned, the maximum traffic figures were recorded in 2016.
The main products handled by the Constanța Port