The largest container port in the Region of Southern Denmark

Port of Fredericia

Efficient container handling

The Port of Fredericia is centrally located at the European transport corridor with easy access to motorways (E20/E45) and the railway network which provides optimal conditions for easy and efficient handling and transshipping of goods. With an annual cargo turnover of approx. 7.9 tonnes, the port of Fredericia is among the biggest, Danish ports for import and export. Operations resolve around grain, feed products, trailer cargo, project cargo, biofuels, recycling products, containers and liquid bulk.

Important junction in the Baltic region

The port of Fredericia is the largest container port in the Region of Southern Denmark, and the port has a large trading area for container goods. Import and export in containers are important to many of the companies in the region, and with weekly feeder calls at the Port of Fredericia, they are connected to global and European markets. Several weekly ferry departures to Klaipeda in Lithuania also make the port of Fredericia a junction for Ro/Ro traffic to the Baltic States.

Find more information about the container routes of and ferry departures from the port of Fredericia here.

Port area: 784.721 m²

Area expansion Taulov Dry Port: 700.000 m²

Water depth: 15 metre 

Volume of cargo: 7.9 mio. tonnes

Calls: 985

Cruise: 20 calls 

Employment effects, local: 21 %

Coherent solutions

ADP not only delivers port infrastructure, we are also a business partner that delivers value to our customers by taking a 360-degree approach to our customers’ transport and logistics challenges. By combining the Port of Fredericia with Taulov Dry Port in the hinterland, we offer the Danish transport and logistics sector efficient and coherent transport and logistics solutions.

Central location

The central location of the Port of Fredericia in relation to European neighbouring markets and the possibility of linking import and export via the port with modern storage and logistics domiciles at Taulov Dry Port draw transport operators and companies to the area.

Uniscrap, the Danish recycling company, gathers all of its activities at Taulov Dry Port

"Our new headquarter and production in Taulov Dry Port will have an optimal location, and we’re therefore able to optimise our transport and logistics costs while gaining access to areas near the quay at the port of Fredericia, right next to 15 metres of water to ship large amounts of scrap", says Thomas Christensen, CEO of Uniscrap A/S.

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Hapag-Lloyd upgrades the capacity of the feed service at the Port of Fredericia

Since 2017 Hapag-Lloyd has had weekly feeder calls between Fredericia and Hamburg. After just one year the route has had a good effect, and therefore the Port of Fredericia is connected to a new feeder route with larger ships, which can carry up to three times as much goods.

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City and port

The Port of Fredericia is a port close to the city, and we are very much aware of the interaction with our surroundings. The Port of Fredericia currently goes through a major transformation where port areas and facilities are developed to accommodate future volumes of cargo. We balance our development plans and increased activities with as much consideration for the environment as possible and in good interaction between the city and port.

The development takes place in close collaboration with the port operators, who are the leading shipping companies, brokers and transport and logistics companies.

Business Partners

We work closely with the market leader
shipping companies in the attraction of goods and activities to our ports.

Fredericia Shipping

SDK Shipping