Port of Valencia

The Port of Valencia sees leap in container throughput

Cargo throughput at the Port of Valencia exceeded one million containers over the past 12 months and increased by 17.85% and unloading by 16.18% during the month of September 2021. In its monthly report, the Valencia Port Authority (PAV) revealed that full container traffic dedicated to imports had grown by 42.3% for September 2021, while […]

Port of Valencia Hydrogen

Port of Valencia to install a hydrogen supply station

The Port of Valencia will become the first port in Europe to incorporate hydrogen technologies after work begins on installing a hydrogen supply station in January 2022. The installation of the plant fits into the port’s commitment to its ‘Valenciaport 2030, zero emissions’ initiative, which promotes the decarbonisation of the Spanish port system as the […]

Port of Valencia set to invest millions in rail improvements

More than 2,000 trains have passed through the Port of Valencia in the first half of 2021 as the port looks to invest €240 million ($280 million) to improve rail access and infrastructure. Between January and June 2021, one million tons and 103,250 containers have been moved by train. Of the containers that entered the […]

Industry 4.0 means Machine Learning for greenified Port of Valencia

Machine Learning (ML) and enhanced data sharing will be key areas of progress for the Port Authority of Valencia’s (PAV) decarbonisation initiatives. Valenciaport overcame major challenges brought about by the COVID-19 pandemic to handle over 5.4 million containers in 2020. The Port of Valencia cut its carbon emissions by 30% between 2008 and 2019 despite increasing its cargo throughput […]

Port of Valencia builds green intermodal offering as cargo volumes soar

The Port Authority of Valencia (PAV) will continue to invest heavily in infrastructural and digital solutions for its intermodal offering at the port to accommodate surging cargo volumes. Investments including a new intermodal terminal and an automated customs release Optical Character Recognition (OCR) system for rail containers are one of a number of intermodal investments […]