Port of Gioia Tauro is one of the most important industrial and trade centre in Italy. This vast port covers almost 4,400,000 square meters, with a water depth ranging from 12.5-18 metres. The port is also one of the largest in Italy for containers throughput.
The Port of Gioia Tauro has a capacity to accommodate world’s largest modernvessels. It also offers highly versatile warehousing facilities for stuffing and stripping. With a total of 5,152 meters of quays, the port contributes significantly to the economic growth of the region by providing the country’s longest linear quays.
The port has been in operation since 1970 when the Italian government decided to build a big steel plant and decided to establish a new artificial port. The port with its enormous reach was proclaimed as Mediterranean primary shipment hub in 2007. Following a tradition, it offers faster and much better services than ever before.
Serving as the entry point for visiting Italy, the port of Gioia Tauro is well known forthe imports and exports of various commodities. The port is fully equipped to distribute both national and international cargoes thus offering the best facilities in the vicinity.