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Leixões grows in the first quarter of the year

In March, the Port of Leixões handled 1.66 million tonnes of commodities which represents an increase of 22% compared with the same month last year. In the first trimester of this year, the Port of...

Porto de Leixões participa na Feira Intermodal em S. Paulo

O Porto de Leixões está a participar num dos maiores eventos de transporte e logística que se organiza a nível mundial, a Intermodal South America, a decorrer no Transamerica Expo Center, em São...

Portos da Venezuela em formação no Porto de Leixões

No passado dia 17 de Março realizou-se no Centro de Formação do Porto de Leixões a Cerimónia de abertura do Curso de Gestão Portuária para Quadros e Responsáveis da Empresa Bolivariana de Puertos,...

Port of Leixões and AGEPOR signed a collaboration protocol

The Port Authority of Leixões and AGEPOR - Portugal Shipping Agents Association, signed on March 12, at Leixões, a Collaboration Protocol. The common goal is to improve the quality of service...

Leixões sets a new record: 17 million tonnes handled

The Port of Leixões increased 3.4 % in all cargo handled, ending 2013 with a new record of 17.2 million tonnes.

Ports of Venezuela visiting the Port of Leixões

A delegation from the company Bolivariana de Puertos of Venezuela (Bolipuertos) is on a working visit to the port of Leixões

PORT OF LEIXÕES BASCULE BRIDGE IS NOW OPEN TO TRAFFIC

The Port Authority of Leixões informs that the bascule bridge is now open to traffic.

Cooperation between the Port of Luanda and the Port of Leixões

Under the Protocol of Cooperation between APDL (Port Authority of Douro and Leixões) and the Administration of the Port of Luanda, 3 employees of that angolan port are doing an internship at the...

New Ro-Ro service at Leixões

It took place today the first regular scale of the new ro-ro service of CLDN / Cobelfret linking the ports of Rotterdam and Leixões replacing the previous service between these two ports.

Leixões cresce 5,3 % até setembro

Até ao final do mês de setembro, o Porto de Leixões cresceu 5,3% no volume de mercadoria movimentada face ao período homólogo anterior totalizando cerca de 13,2 milhões de toneladas. O balanço...

Port of Leixoes provides consulting and training services to the Port of La Guaira (Venezuela)

The Training Centre of the Port of Leixões, in collaboration with Teixeira Duarte - Engenharia e Construções, SA, within the protocol signed at the Summit Portugal - Venezuela held in Lisbon last...

Porto de Leixões discute sustentabilidade para a competitividade

A Comunidade Portuária do Porto de Leixões realizou no dia 16 de Outubro, no Centro de Formação do Porto de Leixões, um Seminário subordinado ao tema “Sustentabilidade para a Competitividade”, que...

Porto de Leixões receives the visit of the Maritime Brotherhood of Portugal

The Port of Leixões received, on 5th October, the 23rd meeting of the Maritime Brotherhood of Portugal (CMP). This Brotherhood was formed in May 2009 by eighteen personalities and aims of nature...

Delegation of APLOG visits the port of Leixões

A delegation of APLOG (Portuguese Association of Logistics), represented by a diverse set of companies visited 2, the Port of Leixões.

Leixões e os portos do norte em Moçambique assinam acordo de cooperação empresarial

No seguimento da relação de cooperação empresarial que tem vindo a ser fomentada desde há 3 anos, entre os Portos de Leixões e os Portos do Norte em Nacala, Moçambique foi assinado um Protocolo de...

PORT OF LEIXÕES IS ONE OF THE LARGEST PORTS IN THE WORLD

The Port of Leixões is one of the 125 world main ports in the volume of container handling in TEU’s (twenty feet equivalent unit). The only Portuguese port in this ranking is also one of the 25...

Leixões handles 8.5 million tonnes in the first semester

The Port of Leixões has reached in the first semester of 2013 a record of 8.5 million tonnes handled, an increase of 2% compared to the same period in 2012. This record was sustained in the...

Delegation of Ferrol visits the Port of Leixões

On August 2nd the Mayor of Ferrol, D.José Manuel Rey Varela and the President of the Port Authority of Ferrol-San Cibrao, D José Manuel Vilariño Anca, visited the port of Leixões.

Port of Leixões presented as a business partner in Luanda

The Port of Leixões handled over 1 million tonnes of commodities with Angolan ports in 2012.

On July 18, the Port of Leixões organized in Luanda a presentation event of the port and its...