With its business and export capacity, İzmir port is one of the largest ports in Turkey. In this port 24 docks of 3400 meter long are available, handling general cargo vessels, ro-ro, dry-bulk, tanker and container ship.. The dock used for container loading and unloading operations is 1415 meter long. The total area of the port is 902.000 m2 and its draft is 13 meters.
5 gantry cranes of 40 tons each, 19 rubber -tyred transtainers, 20 container forklifts of 25 – 42 mt long 20 and 20 container forklifts of 8-10 mt., 7 shore cranes of 3-25 mt, 12 mobile cranes of 5-25 mt as well as 20 short forklifts are used for container handling operations.
With its quality service, the port is a frequent place of call for MSC, MSC, HAPAG LLOYD, YANGMING, TARROS, CMA CGM, UASC, COSCO, MAERSK, TURKON Lines which provide regular services and competitive freight rates to destinations all around the world.