PortCastelló has just received the maiden visit of the ship Genmar of the turkish company Batinak Shipping. This ship was built in 2011 and is able to hold 35,000 tons. According to the president of the Port Authority of Castellón, Mr. Juan José Monzonis, it “reinforces the commitment of PortCastelló to Ceramics and other industrial sectors of the Castellón province”, as he stated while handing a commemorative plaque to the ship Captain, Mr. Tuncer Ozaslan.
Consigned by Roca Castellón consignaciones, S.L., this ship measures 180 m in length and 30 m in width and teams up with two more vessels devoted to feldspar imports from Turkey. With feldspar deliveries every two weeks, Batinak brought in 600.000 tons to the Port of Castellón during 2011.