About Dublin Port
Dublin Port is Ireland’s premier port, handling almost 50% of all trade in the Republic of Ireland. Located in the heart of Dublin City and at the hub of the national road and rail network, Dublin Port is a key strategic access point for Ireland and in particular the Dublin area.
Dublin Port in numbers 2016 – YTD. Trade volumes rise 6.8% in first nine months.
Total throughput was 26 million tonnes
400,949 freight vehicles passed through the Ports Ferry Terminals
495,304 TEUs were handled in the Ports three container terminals
1,460,585 passengers travelled through the Port
102,248 cruise passengers on 103 cruise vessels visited the Port