Leading port and terminal design and management company Grup TCB has announced the acquisition of Terminal Polivalente de Castellón (TPC), S.A. in Spain after successful negotiations with the current owners of the terminal, amongst them the majority shareholder Globalvia.
The terminal has 970 metres of berthing line, with a maximum draught of 14 metres, modern equipment and direct rail access for quick connectivity to the hinterland.
The Port of Castellon is a driver for the Valencian Community and one of the main port infrastructures on the Spanish coast.
Xavier Soucheiron, CEO of Grup TCB, said: “With terminals in Barcelona, Castellon and Valencia and a commitment to intermodal transportation of goods by rail, we are able to offer import and export companies a global high quality logistics service to the whole southern European and Mediterranean markets. Our terminals also serve as connection hubs with Africa, the Gulf of Arabia and Asia.”
TPC manages around 80% of TEU handled at the Castellon port and is a vital infrastructure for the export competitiveness of local industry.