The Port of Valencia is number one regarding container traffic in Spain both in imports and exports, by exceeding 1.4 million TEU of the total 3,587,921 containers transported in the country between January and July.
The number of containers passing through Valenciaport between January and July has increased by 19% compared to the previous year. It now stands for 40% of the total number of import/export containers that entered or left the Spanish ports up to July.
Valenciaport is followed by the Port of Barcelona with 1.04 million transferred containers, Port of Algeciras with 390,000 boxes and Port of Bilbao with 290,000 import/export containers, during the first seven months of 2021.
According to container-news.com¸ Barcelona Port handled 29% and Algeciras 11% out of total Spanish boxes, while the three ports together comprise the country's 70% container traffic.