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ChemMed Tarragona: creating value between Port and Industry. Tarragona is the home of the most important Petrochemical complex and a large concentration of manufacturing and processing in the Mediterranean, as a consequence of the excellent location and accessibility from the area to the inner European markets. ChemMed represents the commitment to develop and enhance the appeal and competitiveness of the area for industry, research and logistics in the chemical plant sector.
Port of Tarragona
The Port of Tarragona (POT) is located in one of the most important industrial areas in the Mediterranean, next to the South Europe major chemical cluster (ChemMed) where all the main raw materials are imported. The Petrochemical complex in Tarragona is extensive and account for 50% of the Spanish plastic production. It is a concentration of manufacturing and processing, as a consequence of the excellent location and accessibility from the area to the inner European markets. The Port of Tarragona continues to be one of the most important and leading Ports in Spain with 34 million tons handled in 2017. To become a more secure, sustainable and involved Port for chemical and petrochemical products POT strives to improve its installations and services each and every day. Traffic jams do not exist in Tarragona and additional benefits are provided such as the deepest water depth in the Mediterranean Sea.