It is a special company instituted by the Venice Chamber of Commerce in 1979.
Its role is to coordinate and promote the port activities and to provide studies , researches and interventions in order to stimulate the port development.
The port of Chioggia area was in fact identified by the Venice Chamber of Commerce as an important logistic node where a better management structure was needed in order to develop the traffic and relative connections.
Province of Mantua – Port Authority
The Province of Mantova is a local public authority in Lombardy Region. Within its competences, the Province is Port Authority of the Mantova Port System.
The Mantova Port System is composed by the Port of Mantova and by the docks of Viadana, San Benedetto Po, Revere, Roncoferraro and Ostiglia, plus 6 industrial docks, for a total of about 2.2 kms of docks about 1.501.500square meters of port areas. The Province of Mantua is Port Authority of all the public docks.
The system serves a total of surrounding industrial areas of about 8.079.800 sq.m.
With regards to the Mantua Port system, the data related to the traffic show and increased volume of traffic since 2005 with a pick in 2010 of 580.000 tons. The recent economic crisis has diminished the traffic to
455.000 tons in 2012, with thus a minor reduction of volumes compared to the rest of Europe. These volumes have nevertheless brought economic and environmental benefits to the territories up to 9 million euros. The freight transported to the Mantua System are mainly: cereals, chemical row materials, oversize loads.
TEN-T NAPA STUDIES project is implemented by twelve partners from Croatia, Italy and Slovenia: