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DRY BULK

Dry Bulk

DRY BULK

MARSEILLE FOS, A MULTI-PRODUCT PORT

The solid bulk sector in Marseille Fos is organized around the import/export of agri-food products such as cereals and industrial bulk such as fertilizers, raw materials. The port implements specific know-how and dedicated terminals with storage areas, conveyor belts and specialized hangars to meet the needs of customers in highly fluctuating markets.

  • Towards driving new growth.
  • Connected to the river.
  • Linked to the Rhône-Alpes Region for industry and the food-processing industry.
DRY BULK
Contact
Fatiha EL AMRANI-JAUREGUY
Fathia El-Amrani-Jaureguy
Head of Sales Department
12,7

Million tons

8,5

Million tons of bulk steel products

591000

Bulk products for the food industry

MAJOR ADVANTAGES

  • Reliable, secure port.
  • ISPS approved port.
  • A secure port chain.
  • Smooth flow of the cargo on the quayside.
  • Quayside rail connections.
  • Proximity to the motorway network.
  • Diversity of the offering.
  • Presence of one of the leaders in the concrete industry : CEMEX.
  • Presence of the world leader in the steel industry : ARCELORMITTAL.

GOOD FACILITIES

  • Presence of a ready-mix concrete production unit.
  • Rail and river connection.
  • Flat and vertical storage silos.
  • Transhipment end-to-end.
  • Modern facilities.
  • Terminals with the Food Safety / Good Trading Practices Charter (CSA/GTP). 
Dry Bulk Terminal
Marseille harbours
Operator: MPMM
Surface area: on request
Quay: 2 berths 40 and 22
Draught: 9 - 10.70 m
Max. ship capacity:  
Destinations: North Africa, Mediterranean, Africa
Facilities:  
Connections: Rail
Products: Alumina, cement, scrap metal, cereals, pumice stone, sand, sunflower cake…
Storage capacity: Quayside storage 13 000 m2 and 16 000 m2 of warehousing
Dry bulk terminals
Darse 1 – Fos-sur-Mer harbours
Operator: SEA INVEST/CARFOS
Surface area: 66 ha
Quay: Length 850 m
Draught: 12.50 - 16.70 m
Max. ship capacity: Capesize - 290 x 50 x 16.70 m- 150 000 T
Destinations: South Africa, Colombia, Venezuela, USA, Indonesia, Guinea
Facilities:  
Connections: Rail/River
Products: Cement, clinker, ores, coal, coke, bauxite, biomass...
Storage capacity: Storage platform
"Caronte" Terminal
Fos-sur-Mer harbours
Operator: SEA INVEST/CARFOS
Surface area: 22 ha
Quay: Length 650 m
Draught: Up to 9 m
Max. ship capacity: 25 000 T
Destinations: Mediterranean, West Africa, China, Australia
Facilities:  
Connections: Rail/River
Products: Fertilizers, ores, alumina, clinker...and all types of bulk products.
Storage capacity: Storage plateform
"Arcelor Mittal" Terminal
Darse 1 - Fos-sur-Mer harbours
Operator : SOSERSID-SOMARSID
Surface area : 37 ha
Quay : Length 640 m
Draught : Up to 19.50 m
Max. ship capacity : 230 000 T
Destinations : Worldwide
Facilities : 2 shore cranes, Capacity over 55T / Mobility 50 M
Connections : Rail/River
Products : Iron ore, coal....
Storage capacity : Storage plateform
Gloria and Tellines Terminals
Port-Saint-Louis-du-Rhône
Operator: SEA INVEST/CARFOS
Surface area: 16 ha
Quay: Length 260 - 380 m
Draught: 7.2 - 10 m
Max. ship capacity: 30 000 T
Destinations: Mediterranean, Eastern Mediterranean
Facilities: E-crane crane (400T/h), Potain crane (300T/h with weighing on belt conveyor), loading gantry cranes, handling links with port silos
Connections: Quayside rail and river network
Products: Cereals, fertilizers, peat, products from organic agriculture
Storage capacity: 8 000 m3 (vertical silos) and 12 000 m3 (flat silos), flat storage and an analysis laboratory