The Port of Castellon grew 9 percent in the first two months of 2013. Thus, the port area improved its positive traffic record in January, when it added a 6.8 percent more of goods, and achieved an increase of 11.2 percent in February from the same period last year.
Another important factor is given by the containers whose growth in the first two months of the year was 38.4 percent. The Port of Castellon set a new record in container traffic last year achieving 160,934 TEUs compared to 2011, an increase of 22.8 percent. This percentage increase resulted in 30,000 containers in 2012 more over the previous year. PortCastelló was the sixth Spanish port in import and export containers.