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EU funding recognises the ports of Dover and Calais as vital to UK-European trade

With record freight traffic volumes currently being handled between Dover and Calais following phenomenal growth of 20% over the past two years, the need for investment in additional capacity and resilience has become ever more pressing. The Port of Dover, … Lire la suite

The port of Calais in cartoons!

Discover the latest video from the Port of Calais, the first French port for travellers, through our latest toon!

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The Port of Calais confirms its status as a “green port” with the renewal of the PERS ECOPORTS certification

During the annual GREENPORT conference held in Barcelona from 15 to 17 October 2014, the European Sea Ports Organisation (ESPO) awarded the port of Calais its PERS ECOPORTS certification. During the Gala evening of the Greenport Congress, before an audience … Lire la suite

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A new app of the marinas of the Côte d’Opale

Plaisance Côte d’Opale, the network of the marinas of the Côte d’Opale – Calais, Dunkirk, Gravelines, Boulogne sur Mer et Etaples sur Mer – seized the occasion of the summer season to launch its brand new app. Whether planning a … Lire la suite

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Port of Calais recognised by VIIA as ‘Best Business Development Partner 2014′

During the SIL (Logistics Trade Fair) recently held in Barcelona, the Port of Calais was named as Best Business Development Partner 2014′. This award is a tribute to the involvment and great support by the Port to the Rail-Freight Motorway … Lire la suite


The Port of Calais welcomes the Tour de France

The Port of Calais will play host to the legendary Tour de France cyclist race in early July, as well as welcome the caravan of the Tour and the thousands of fans that follow it. The P&O Ferries shipping company, … Lire la suite


Press release : BRIDGE strengthens links between Dover and Calais

With freight traffic between Dover and Calais expected to rise by 40% by 2030, the importance of strengthening the route between the two independent ports is currently the focus of cross-Channel collaboration and major investment. Seeking to protect the long-term … Lire la suite

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Press release: Sharp upswing in business for the Port of Calais confirms its leadership in Cross-Channel traffic

  For the port of Calais, 2013 was a year of marked economic recovery. Despite the global economic situation and the demise of the SeaFrance shipping line, Channel traffic returned to the peak figures of 2006, a historically record year. … Lire la suite


As of 2015, a rail motorway will link the port of Calais to the Perpignan / Le Boulou Terminal

On Wednesday, 18 September 2013, Frédéric Cuvillier, French Minister for Transport, Sea and Fisheries, officially announced that the Government has commissioned SNCF-Geodis to go ahead with the rail motorway project between the Port of Calais and the Le Boulou terminal … Lire la suite

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Press release – 2012 Traffic figures for the port of Calais: A year of transition

At the start of 2012, the Port of Calais’s cross-Channel capacity was significantly reduced due to the termination of SeaFrance services at the end of 2011. The port’s principal ferry operator, P&O Ferries, was unable to handle all the traffic … Lire la suite