Ventspils

General Information

Ventspils Free Port is located on the Eastern coast of the Baltic Sea. Over the centuries Ventspils Free Port has accumulated strategic significance in servicing of Russian and CIS export cargoes. Ventspils Free Port is ice free and covers the area of 2 623 ha. The port is known as an efficient Baltic Sea region transhipment hub of oil products, liquid chemicals, potassium salt, coal, grain, general cargoes and ro-ro cargoes.

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Type of business
Goods handling
Port authority
Other
Ownership
Public
Transhipment alternatives
Road
Rail
Inland waterways
Feeder
RoRo/FerriesNumber of berthsMax draught (m)  
Goods 3 13,2    
Passenger 2 13.2    
LoLo  Number of cranesMax lifting capacity
Container 1 13.2 1 60t
General Cargo 10 14.1 20 30t
Break bulk not available not available not available not available
Bulk  Main type of commodities
Dry 8 14,1 Potassium salt, coal. grain
Liquid 8 15.0 Crude oil, oil products, amonia
     
Cruise 3 13,2    
Other not available not available