City of Mersin, landlord of Mersin International Port, is one of the trade center of Turkey not only with it’s rich history, culture and tourism but also with it’s hinterland having vast and fertile agricultural areas.
The main port for the Eastern Mediterranean Region’s industry and agriculture activities, Mersin International Port, is the gate of Mersin opening to the world.
Mersin International Port, in addition to its rail rink and easy access to the international highway, with a hinterland stretching from the West Europe to the Middle East, North Africa and the Asian Countries and from the Russia to the South African Countries, has capacity and numerous modern equipment rendering service to all kinds of cargoes and demands. Mersin International Port; covering approximately 110 hectare area, has enough capacity in terms of handling and storage. At the port, in which 21 berths exist, general cargo, container casting, burden handling and ro-ro transport services are being given. With its handling capacity Mersin International Port is the second greatest port in Turkey.
Mersin Free Zone, adjacent to the port, extends on an area of 836.322 m2 and has its own pier with the depth of 5 m and 12 m and length of 600 m. Offers substantial advantages for both domestic and foreign companies in the sense of transfer of incomes.