|Situated at the innermost part of Ise Bay, which is located at the center
of the Japanese Archipelago on the east coast facing the Pacific Ocean,
the Port of Nagoya has steadily grown since it opened for international
trade on November 10, 1907.
The Port is an integrated international port, handling all types of cargo
(general, container, bulk etc.) We are the largest port in Japan in terms
of total cargo throughput, which reached 208 million tons in 2013.
We are proud that our port tops all others in Japan in terms of trade value
(total export/import value) in Japan, which amounted to 16.3 trillion yen
in 2013. This is approximately 11% of the nation's total trade value of about 151
The Port's hinterland is home to Japan's automobile industry. We are the No. 1 automobile exporting port in Japan, shipping approximately 1.5 million completed automobiles.
The Port of Nagoya plays a major role as a point of entry to Japan, through
its connections with approximately 160 countries around the world.
Opened: November 10, 1907
Administrator: Nagoya Port Authority (Independent local government body)
Annual cargo throughput: 208 million tons (2013)
Annual container throughput: 2.7 million TEU (2013)
Annual vessel arrivals: 32,619 (2013)
Main trading items (Export): Completed automobiles, automobile parts, steel materials, industrial
machineries, mics. chemical products
Main trading items (Import): LNG, iron ore, crude oil, coal, wearable items
Main trading partners (Export): China, USA, UAE, Saudi Arabia, Oman
Main trading partners (Import): Australia, China, Qatar, Saudi Arabia, USA
Water area: 81.9 million m2
Land area: 42.1 million m2
Cargo terminals: Various specialized terminals are located within the Port. Major industrial complexes such as oil refineries, an LNG base, steel mills and automobile export bases, each of which is equipped with cargo handling facilities, are in operation in the waterfront areas.
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