In the first half of the year the Port of Barcelona consolidates its 2017 quantum leap

In 2017 the Port of Barcelona recorded its best results yet in the main traffic indicators, figures that allowed it to take a quantum leap to become the fastest-growing European port. Total traffic (including all cargo modes) surpassed 61 million tonnes for the first time, recording a year-on-year increase of 26%.

The Port of Barcelona has applied a reduction of 10% in T3 tax

Once published the State General Budget Law, the Port of Barcelona will apply a 10.17% reduction in the Good's tax (T3). In this way, the basic amount changes to 2.65€. This modification has effect from 5th of July, as the State General Budget Law.

The Port of Barcelona strengthens its leadership in cruises with a commitment to sustainability and innovation

In terms of total traffic the first half of 2018 has been the best ever in the Port's history and consolidated the quantum leap that the Catalan port made in 2017 when it became the fastest growing European port. In the first half of the year, the Port channelled 33.8 million tonnes of goods, up 17.8% year on year.