Dry Bulk

Port of Sunderland Dry Bulk

The port can comfortably handle up to handymax size vessels and benefits from great experience in this sector, with a wide range of commodities such as cement, aggregates, chemicals and steel scrap regularly passing through the port.

Significant investment in new cargo handling equipment to improve the port’s capabilities, continues to add to the equipment already on site that can support all types of cargo handling operation.

The port also offers extensive open and covered Trade Assurance Scheme for Combinable Crops (TASCC) approved storage available for warehousing or project purposes which, allied with the excellent road and rail links, enables efficient regional and nationwide distribution that an increasing demanding supply chain demands.