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The Port of Barcelona increased container traffic by 15% and set new records of activity in 2018

The Port of Barcelona closed FY 2018 with record results in the main traffic indicators and reinforces its role as the main facilitator of export activity, aimed at increasingly diversified and further distant markets. The results also confirm the increase in intermodality, with significant growth in rail transport and Motorways of the Sea, helping to boost the sustainability of the logistics chains that pass through the Port of Barcelona.

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.