The Spanish port of Carboneras, which is administered by Almeria authority, is to receive investment of 4.4 million to fund infrastructure upgrades.

In 2014, traffic at the port grew by 5.54%, above all in crushed marble, cement and coal. The public terminal also registered growth, of 5.81%, with a 57% hike in general cargo recorded, being principally in the form of ash and crushed marble.