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Container Terminal

APM Terminals Gijón is located in the port of Gijón on Spain’s Northern Coast. It offers direct connections to the Atlantic European coast and Canary Islands. With an annual container capacity of 200,000 TEUs, the terminal serves Norther Spain via excellent road and rail connectivity.

The Gijón Container Terminal started operations in 2001. APM Terminals acquired the terminal in 2016 as part of the acquisition of Spanish-based Grup Maritim TCB’s port and rail interests. In recent years, APM Terminals Gijón, has expanded to meet increased volume requirement in the region. Customer focus and terminal optimization have resulted in new services for customers, investment in the latest equipment and terminal infrastructure, and extended gate opening hours.

Equipment & Facilities

  • Area: 4 Ha
  • Berth: 360 m
  • LOA: 260m
  • Draft: 11.8 m
  • TEUs capacity: 200,000
  • Panamax cranes: 2 (Max 40 Metric tonnes)
  • Outreach (container rows): 12
  • Reach stackers: 5
  • Reefer connections: 30 (can be extended to 60)
  • On-dock rail (450m track)
  • Rail yard (2 x 350m track)

ISO Certification

In 2022, SGS Auditors verified APM Terminals Spanish Gateways as a multisite organisation to grant the Quality, Environment, Safety, Health, Security and Energy Management certifications according to ISO 9001, ISO 14001 and ISO 45001 standards for its container terminals in Valencia, Barcelona, Castellón and Gijón. This reinforces our strong customer service, sound processes and focus on continual improvement and ensures that our customers get consistent, good quality products and services. Download certificates (pdf)