Maria del Rosario Soto, president of the Port Authority of Almeria, is in the process of identifying possibilities within the port to improve and increase its infrastructure and services for the handling of new dry bulk commodities.
During a visit to the port, Soto noted that “the Port of Carboneras has all the necessary conditions to attract new traffic flows.”
For the half year to end of June 2022, the port authority recorded dry bulk traffic of 1.9mt (million tonnes), which was a decrease of around 14%. By the end of November 2022, Almeria Port Authority reporting dry bulk traffic having increased to 3.5mt, down just 8% on the year.