Press Releases

The Piraeus Port Authority is pleased to announce the arrival, with the specialized cargo ship "XIN GUANG HUA" of COSCO Shipping, of the new "PIRAEUS III" floating dock of 22,000 tons lifting capacity, which can serve ships up to 240 m. length, 35 m. width, with transport capacity of 80,000 tons (PANAMAX) and disposes modern crane equipment.
Piraeus Port Authority S.A. announces: A. The tender procedure for the sale and removal of the hazardous and harmful Tanker Ship "DIMITRA Piraeus Register 10530" which is now at the port of Perama, was successfully completed with the designation of a bidder among three interested companies. 
An informational meeting with the Ambassador of Luxembourg, Mr. Paul Steinmetz and the CEO of PPA SA Captain Fu Chengqiu and other Management members took place at the headquarters of the company.
The Board of Directors of PPA S.A. approved the Annual Financial Report 2017 according to which the basic figures are the following: The turnover amounted to € 111.5 million compared to € 103.5 million in the corresponding period of 2016, showing an increase of 7.7%.
A meeting of representatives of PPA's Management with a group of journalists from Eurozone countries and a tour at the port facilities of PPA S.A. took place at the port of Piraeus, in the framework of an informational initiative of the European Commission for the recent developments of the Greek economy.
The Security and Protection in European Ports was the theme of the conference organized by the Port Authority of Piraeus (PPA) within the framework of the European co-funded project Sauron. The event took place on the 31st of January 2018 in the PPA Conference Hall.
The postgraduate students of the Applied Economics and Finance - Public Auditing Department of the National and Kapodistrian University of Athens, headed by the Professors Mr. A. Christopoulos and D. Kainourgios, visited the headquarters of PPA S.A. in the framework of the course Microeconomics and Finance of Public Enterprises.
The "Security and Safety at the EU Ports and presentation of the PPA EU Projects", will be the theme of the conference organised by Piraeus Port Authority (PPA) within the framework of the European co-funded project: Sauron (
Piraeus Port Authority (PPA) SA and the Huawei Technologies SA are pleased to announce the contract conclusion for the modernization of the PPA network infrastructure.
A significant increase was recorded at the Car Terminal of PPA S.A. in 2017 as a total of 431.157 cars were transported compared to 361.912 in 2016, recording an increase of 19,13%. 331,832 were transhipment vehicles, which afterwards were transhipped to other ports in the Mediterranean, increased by 22,07% compared to 2016, emerging the port of Piraeus as one of the biggest terminals for car traffic across the Mediterranean.