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APDL strengthens protocol with INESC TEC

The Port Authority of Douro, Leixões and Viana do Castelo (APDL) reinforced its partnership with INESC TEC (the Institute for Systems and Computer Engineering, Technology and Science) on the...

Concessionaire of the Port of Leixões invested 2.8 M € in a crane of 124 tons of handling capacity

A new crane with a handling capacity of 124 tons will shortly start operations at Leixões, which means an investment of 2.8 million euros made by TCGL, the concessionaire of all break Bulk cargo at...

New weekly CLdN Ro-Ro Service reinforces Leixões

Since 1 November, the Port of Leixões gained one more weekly connection of the CLdN Ro-Ro service, a European short sea shipping operator.

O serviço Leixões -Roterdão passa a ter 3...

The Port of Leixões increased 27% in the handling of commodities

In September 2016, the Port of Leixões handled 1.7 million tons of commodities, which represents an increase of 27% over the same period of 2015.

All cargo segments increased: Dry Bulk...

Cancellation of Tendering procedures by public iniciative

Considering the high number of submitted requests for clarification and the consequent need to change or clarify fundamental aspects of the procedures below, the Port Authority has decided to...

Republic of Montenegro visited the Port of Leixões

On September 29, the Port of Leixões welcomed a group of technical assistants from the Republic of Montenegro, which aimed to acknowledge the reality of Leixões mainly the recent projects developed...

The governor of the city of Benguela (Angola) visited the Port of Leixões

n 28th of September, the Port of Leixões was visited by Mr. Isaac dos Anjos, the Governor of the Angolan city of Benguela.

Dia do Porto de Leixões supera expectativas de visitantes

O Porto de Leixões (APDL) superou todas as expectativas ao receber cerca de 25 mil visitantes este sábado, dia 17, nas comemorações da 8ª edição do ‘Dia do Porto de Leixões’, realizado anualmente,...

Plataforma Logistica de Leixões na "Empack 2016 - Transport & Logistics"

A Plataforma Logística de Leixões vai marcar presença na feira ‘Empack 2016 – Transport & Logistic', que vai decorrer a 21 e 22 de setembro, na Exponor.

Leixões recebe 20 mil pessoas para comemorar o dia do porto

O Porto de Leixões (APDL) estima receber cerca de 20 mil visitantes este sábado, dia 17, entre as 10 e as 18 horas, nas comemorações da 8ª edição do ‘Dia do Porto de Leixões’, realizado anualmente,...

Leixões abre ao público para a 3ª Corrida do Porto de Leixões

A 3.ª Corrida do Porto de Leixões realiza-se no próximo domingo, dia 11 de setembro,pelas 10h00, e a APDL tem como grande objetivo, além da promoção de um modo de vida saudável, dar a conhecer o...

Leixões handled 8.8 million tons in the first semester

The Port of Leixões handled 8.8 million tons of commodities in the first six months of the year.

Port of Leixões Shows its Efficiency to Brazilian Delegation

The Port of Leixões welcomed on 11 and 12 of July a Brazilian Mission with representatives of several port entities. This visit follows the strong commitment of Leixões in innovation, which has...

Reception of Export Containers at the Port of Leixões (Transitional Arrangements)

Given the extraordinary flow of road and rail freight arriving to the Port of Leixões, TCL is forced to implement as from now on contingency measures in order to go on granting the normal working...

Leixões handled 4.3 million tons of commodities in the first quarter

In the first quarter of this year, the Port of Leixões handled 4.3 million tons of commodities. Looking at the different cargo types, handling increased for Roll-On / Roll-off Cargo in 34,6% and...

Unifeeder links Leixões to Northern Europe

Unifeeder (Danish operator of short sea shipping) has announced a new service linking Leixões with Felixstowe and Rotterdam. This new service will connect Portugal with Northern Europe into the...

Port of Leixões at the Intermodal South America

The Port of Leixões attends one of the biggest Exhibitions for Logistics, Cargo Transport and International Trade worldwide. The Intermodal South America 2016 takes place from April 5th to 7th at...

Leixões grew 3.7% and handled 18.7 million tons of commodities

The Port of de Leixões handled in 2015 a record number of 18.7 million tons of commodities, which meant an increase of 3.7% over 2014. Considering the Port of Viana do Castelo, 19.2 million tons of...

The Governor of Bangkok and the Ambassador of Thailand in Portugal have visited the Port of Leixões

The Port of Leixões continues to attract international markets due to its excellent performance in recent years. Recently, this Port Authority has received the visit of the Governor of Bangkok, Mr....

Port of Leixões awakens attention in Brazil

The Port of Leixões is internationally recognized for its high level efficiency and arouses the attention of Brazil, particularly the Brazilian Federal Deputy for Transports, Tourism and...