The Port of Newport lies at the mouth of the River Usk in South East Wales.
It handles in excess of 3 million tonnes per annum.
The Port can accommodate vessels up to 40,000 Dwt with a length of 224 metres and a beam of 30.1 metres on a 10.5 metre draught.
Within Newport Harbour, Liberty Steel have their own cargo handling jetty which can handle vessels of 25,000 tonne Deadweight. In recent years Cargo Services have provided Stevedoring services to Liberty and also has an agreement to handle 3rd party traffics at the jetty.
Cargo Services (UK) Ltd has operated in the Port of Newport in recent years with both of its companies Cargo Services (Stevedoring) Ltd and Cargo Services (Shipping & Trading) Ltd handling mainly cargoes of Steel products such as steel beams, pipes, coils, slabs and re-bar. It has also handled bulk cargoes of pumice as well as specialised heavy lift products for the nearby steel works in Llanwern.