More About Cardiff
Handles aggregates and minerals with modern handling equipment
Over 5,300 sq m of chilled, ambient and frozen warehousing space with computerised stock-control.
State-of-the-art dockside, storage, and handling for all fresh produce perishables, general cargo and forest products
General Cargo and Forest Products
Transit and distribution shed capacity amounts nearly 40,000 sq m
Open hard-standing storage of over 12 hectares, with a further 10.6 hectares managed by an independent terminal operator.
Extensive storage and dedicated handling facilities available for a variety of liquid bulk cargoes at three terminals
Steel and other metals
Steel warehousing with overhead gantry cranes and outdoor storage
Accomodates both deep-sea and short-sea vessels
Passengers and cruises
Three berths approved for cruise liner calls, less than one minute away from the centre of the Welsh capital and its world-class tourist attractions.
Cardif is equipped to handle both visiting calls and turnaround cruises.
All our ports are capable of handling a vast array of cargo. Please contact us even if the capability you are interested in is not listed above.
Key statistics and berthing information
Around 1.7 million tonnes handled annually
- Total port area = 852 acres
Maximum theoretical acceptance for the lock*
Dock, Jetty or Quay
Depth of Water
Queen Alexandra Dock
*actual acceptance on specific berths is subject to the details set out in the acceptance table (click here to view) and in some cases subject to Harbour Master approval.