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Port of Cork


The Port of Cork[1] is the main port serving the South of Ireland, County Cork and Cork City. It is the second busiest port in Ireland and offers all six shipping modes i.e. Lift-on Lift-off, Roll-on Roll-off, Liquid Bulk, Dry Bulk, Break Bulk and Cruise. In 2012 9.05m tonnes of freight was shipped through the Port of Cork.

Berths

The port has over 10 berths, mostly privately owned.[2]

Location

The Port of Cork is a vast area and is the second biggest port in the world after Port Jackson in Sydney Australia.

Passenger Ferries

Ro Ro routes to/from the Ringaskiddy Ferry Terminal (Cork).


  • Brittany Ferries operate a once weekly (Saturday service) ferry from Cork to Roscoff from March to November.[3]

References

External links

  • Port of Cork website

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