General cargo in the cargo turnover of Ventpils Freeport in 2021 amounted to 2.64 million tons that was 24% of the total cargo turnover The cargo of this type tends to increase rapidly. The key product groups in this segment are ro-ro and timber.
General cargo (million tons)
General Cargo Terminals
Ltd. "Noord Natie Ventspils terminals"
Cargo types: container cargo; ro-ro; timber.
Pier: No.14, 15, 16, 16A, 17
Pier length: 40 - 299m
Dock depth: 7.0 - 14.5m
Ltd. Noord Natie Ventspils Terminals (NNVT) is a multifunctional cargo handling center, the newest ro-ro terminal in the Baltic Sea region that is made for handling containers and general cargoes with a total area of 30 hectares. NNVT provides quality stevedoring, cargo storage and sorting services for containers, ro-ro, trailers, refrigerated containers, bulky and heavy (including non-standard) cargo, provides intermodal solutions, forwarding, and cooperates with ferry operator Stena Line. Potential transshipment capacity of the terminal is 150,000 TEU and 1,500,000 tons of general cargo. The well-developed terminal railway infrastructure allows NNVT to simultaneously store 233 railway wagons and process 126 wagons for multiple loading / unloading. The terminal has 175,000 m² of open and 20000 m² of covered warehouse space. The company has 120 container refrigeration processing sites (up to 250). Customs, etc. are located in the NNVT area, therefore providing necessary services quickly.
Ltd. "Reefer Cargo Terminal"
Types of cargo: frozen products.
Pier: No 14
Pier length: 140m
Dock depth: 14.5m
Ltd. Reefer Cargo Terminal is one of the Lithuanian companies Girteka companies - the largest frozen food class A warehouse in the Baltic countries. The Reefer Cargo Terminal has seven refrigeration chambers with a possible temperature of -18 to -30 degrees, depending on the specificity of the product, as well as a separate chamber with a higher temperature of +5 to +12 degrees. The warehouse provides high standards of hygiene - it is equipped with the latest generation of electronic ventilation systems, temperature and humidity regulators, air circulation, modern administration and auxiliary rooms. The total warehouse area is 13,500 m² with a potential capacity of 150,000 tons of cargo per year.
Cargo types: bulk cargo; peat; roundwood; timber; chips.
Pier: No 50, 51
Pier length: 150m
Dock depth: 8m
Ventplac Ltd. is one of the leading stevedoring companies in Baltic Sea ports for pulp, woodchips, wood bark, stone chips and peat. The main operating areas of Ventplac are the Baltic and North Sea ports in Scandinavia, Germany and the UK. Ventplac specializes in storing and handling of roundwood, its products and other bulk cargo, and is an important step in the logistic chain of Scandinavian pulp producers.
Sauskravu terminālis, Rūpniecības iela 11, Ventspils, LV-3601
Office address: 55 Ostas Street, Ventspils, LV-3601. Phone: +371 6362 2388
Eurohome Latvija, Ltd.
Cargo types: bulk cargo; metal alloys; general cargo; timber; container; liquid cargo.
Pier: No 12
Pier length: 321m
Dock depth: 14.5m
It is possible to store up to 80,000 tons of cargo in the terminals large 22,000 m² wharf at the pier and up to 50,000 tons of cargo in the adjacent area. The terminal can serve PANAMAX-type vessels with a carrying capacity of 80,000 tonnes, with a maximum draft of 14.3 meters and length of 240 meters. At the same time, two smaller ships or one larger can be accepted for processing. Bulk cargo handling capacity is between 10,000 and 20,000 tonnes per day, depending on the type of cargo.
Fabrikas iela 6C, Ventspils, LV-3601. Telephone: +371 29143794