Joint project between the Ports of Helsinki and Tallinn receives EUR 11.3 million in funding support

On 16 October 2013, during the TEN-T Days 2013, European Commissioner for Transport, Siim Kallas, signed an agreement towards funding support of EUR 11.3 million for a joint project called Twin-Ports, between the Port of Helsinki and the Port of Tallinn. The EU funding support will be used to improve and increase the capacity of […]

Minister Parts: Estonia is on an innovative route to electromobility

Minister of Economic Affairs and Communications of Estonia Juhan Parts stated that the sale of available AAU emission units and the subsequent founding of recharging infrastructure for electric cars is a bold an innovative step. “This project aims at the future, which will prove if and when electric cars shall reach wide use by the […]

“1520” – Prominent Rail Forum in Tallinn

On 9-10 February 2010, Tallinn hosted The II International Rail Forum known as “1520”, where the future trends of the regional rail business and transit trade were discussed. The Forum “Strategic Partnership 1520: The Baltic Sea Region” was a landmark event for the Estonian transit trade. One of the most outstanding speakers at the event […]

China’s Lianyungang Port at Port of Tallinn

On 4 March 2010, the delegation of Lianyungang Port Group Ltd and Shipping China under the leadership of the Chairman of the Lianyungang Port Group Ltd visited Port of Tallinn. It was a third meeting between the same parties with the objective of establishing an alternative rail freight forwarding route for cargo containers between China […]

Tallinn receives recognition at Miami Cruise Fair

On 15-18 March 2010, the traditional international cruise industry exhibition and conference Seatrade Cruise Shipping Miami 2010 was held in Miami, United States. Seatrade Cruise Shipping Convention has been an annual event since 1984. This year the CSM attracted over 11,000 attendees. Port of Tallinn was represented with a display in the joint exhibit of […]

Forbidden ships in EU ports

In European Union countries are forbidden a list of ships. You can view this list in PDF file. Read more…

TRANSESTONIA 2009: The Crisis Plan

The 5-th Annual Transit Conferene takes place on May 11, 2009 in KUMU Art Museum, Tallinn, Estonia Estonian Transit Industry celebrated its 760th Anniversary year ago. Early Estonian history, the emergence and development of medieval towns was based on geographical advantages and the transit trade. The use of the trading route through the Gulf of […]