Technical Specifications

As a result of the ports extensive facilities where services are provided to all types of cargoes including containers, general cargoes, project cargoes, Ro-Ro, dry bulk and liquid bulk, passenger services and direct dry bulk handling services from ship to container, MIP is the largest multi-purpose port in Turkey with the capacity to provide all port services in the same port area. Accomodating 21 berths, the port is able to conduct loading-discharging services to 30 vessels simultaneously, depending on the lengths of the vessels. An average volume of 30 million tons of cargo per year is handled at Mersin International Port.

Port Site
Total Port Area 112 Hectars
Total Berth 21
Depth 15,8 m
Container Handling Capacity 2.600.000 Teu / Year
General Cargo Handling Capacity 1.000.000 Tons / Year
Dry Bulk Cargo Handling Capacity 8.000.000 Tons / Year
Liquid Bulk Cargo Handling Capacity 1.000.000 Tons / Year
Ro-Ro Handling Capacity 150.000 Units-Vehicles /Year
Total Berths Length ( 3370m)
Intended Vessel Length               387 m
Intended Vessel Capacity   – 18k TEU
Berth Cranes
Gantry Crane 12
Mobile Crane (MHC) 5
Pilotage-Towage-Mooring Services 24/7 hour