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.

Maritime NZ extends port role
Published: 10 July 2024

A significant change has taken place to the way health and safety is regulated at New Zealand’s 13 commercial ports, including Port Taranaki.

A Day in the Life – Agnes Delerue
Published: 6 June 2024

A love of surfing and the outdoors brought her to Taranaki, and a passion for the sea and helping people succeed enticed her to Port Taranaki.

Portal - June 2024
Published: 6 June 2024

Our June 2024 Portal includes articles about the growth of our forestry footprint in recent years, Maritime NZ extending its regulatory role at ports, the arrival of tug Karoo, and…