Making trade easy

Port Taranaki is an important economic and supply chain asset for Taranaki and beyond – connecting our key regional industries with the world.

We pride ourselves on our ability to respond quickly and adapt to changes in market conditions and customer requirements – attributes that are helping us realise our vision to be The Pride of Taranaki.

About us


Fully serviced for bulk products (liquids and dry) and project cargo



Annual export and import tonnage



Estimated jobs supported by the port and the activities associated with it in 2020-21



Paid annually to community via sole shareholder Taranaki Regional Council



Port operations estimated to generate in value added (GDP) in 2020-21

What’s happening at Port Taranaki.

Port Taranaki provides berth for towed vessel
Published: 25 May 2022

A vessel that suffered a mechanical fault while at sea, has arrived at Port Taranaki under tow and will remain in port while repairs are carried out.

Port Taranaki welcomes return of cruise industry
Published: 16 May 2022

  Port Taranaki and Venture Taranaki are looking forward to welcoming international tourists back to the region’s shores with confirmation that the maritime border will open to the cruise industry at…

Building boom boosts cement trade
Published: 6 April 2022

Cement is at the foundation of New Zealand’s housing and infrastructure boom, and the two companies supplying much of the country are experiencing a surge in trade, including from their…