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.

A day in the life - Erana Hoskin
Published: 7 January 2022

Erana Hoskin is attacking her new role at Port Taranaki the same way she’s tackling a life-changing health condition – with an open mind and a willingness to learn.

Waka ama programme helps region’s vulnerable
Published: 5 January 2022

It’s hoped the contents of a shipping container on Port Taranaki’s waterfront will help change the lives of some of the region’s vulnerable people.

Team effort to launch monitoring buoy
Published: 5 January 2022

Working on New Zealand’s unforgiving west coast, changing weather and sea conditions can have a big impact on Port Taranaki operations.