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 support helps planting programme grow
Published: 1 December 2023

It’s not only the plants that are growing at Moturoa School’s much-loved and important Trees for Survival programme.

Log scaling operation goes robotic
Published: 7 November 2023

Taranaki log scaling operations have moved into the future, with the establishment of a cutting-edge robotic facility in New Plymouth.

A Day in the Life – Guy Mexted
Published: 2 November 2023

Guy Mexted is something of an action man.