Mariner is a specialist investor, developer and operator of seaport container terminals. Over its many years in this sector, Mariner has successfully driven the growth of its operations through strategic investment, continuous incremental improvements in operational efficiency and being at the forefront of technological implementation. As a result, both of its  terminals is the leader in its respective market.

Baltic Container Terminal
(Riga, Latvia)

  • The company’s first container terminal, acquired in 1996
  • The leading container terminal in the Baltic States
  • At the forefront of all technological innovations
  • The only dedicated container terminal in Riga, handling over two thirds of all containerised cargo in Latvia
  • Good hinterland connections by both rail and road
  • Free Economic zone

Technical Specifications

Area55 hectares
Quay Length450 meters
Depth12.5 meters
Ro-ro Ramp25 metre
Storage Capacity> 5,000 ground slots
Reefer Plugs500

4x STS

4x RMGs

2x Rail RGMs

7x Reach Stackers

14x Terminal tractors

Warehousing20,000 sqm
Capacity450,000 TEUs per annum
TOSReal time cardo operations control system NAVIS N4

Terminal Intermodale Venezia
(Venice, Italy)

  • Joint venture with MSC since 2003
  • The leading container terminal in the Port of Venice
  • Situated in the commercial Port of Marghera
  • Gateway to central and eastern Europe and the Balkans
  • Direct connections to motorways and rail-pan European Corridor V

Technical Specifications

Area185,000 sqm
Quay Length1,325 meters
Depth11.5 meters
Ro-ro Ramp25 metre
Storage Capacity> 3,500 ground slots
Reefer Plugs120

5x Mobile harbour cranes

15x Reach stackers

15x Tug masters

Warehousing17,000 sqm
Capacity440,000 TEUs per annum

Durres Container Terminal
(Durres, Albania)

  • Mariner’s new addition
  • Strategic location as gateway to the European Corridor VIII


Mariner Shipping

Mariner Shipping is the group’s ship agency and marine services company based in Malta. The company is the exclusive local agent for United Feeder Services, which offers a first-class feeder service with a comprehensive network, and the local partner for Agility Global Integrated Logistics, one of the world's top freight forwarders. Mariner Shipping is also a non-vessel operating common carrier (NVOCC) and offers various services in the maritime industry:

  • Ship agency and marine operations; operating in both ports of Marsaxlokk and Valletta as well as servicing vessels in Maltese waters. The agency operates round the clock and attends to all services required by the vessel (husbandry services, custom clearance, bunkering, etc)
  • Cargo agents & transhipment operations; offering all freight forwarding services worldwide, FCL, LCL, air freight and road transport across all Europe
  • Customs brokerage
  • Warehouse and distribution
  • Third party logistics (3PL)



Mariner Logistics

Mariner owns and operates 63,950 square metres of covered warehousing in Italy and Latvia with another 11,000 square metres currently under construction.

37,000 square metres of the mentioned warehousing are located within Mariner’s terminals, thus allowing the following benefits:

  • Allows cargo and containers to reach the warehousing facilities via sea, road or rail, with a rail head running alongside the warehouses, facilitating an easy transfer from rail cars to warehouse and vice versa
  • Operating within a customs zone, cargo may be stripped from containers and still remain within the customs area
  • An in-house general cargo warehouse management system has been developed to optimize the general cargo flow management process in warehouses 

Services offered include:

  • General storage of cargo
  • Stripping import containers
  • Container stuffing for export
  • Distribution centre
  • Cargo inspection



Mariner Logistics' latest investment is a 30,942 square meter business and logistics centre, Elipse BLC, built on 46,000 square meters of land in Riga, Latvia.

  • 26,950 square meters of covered warehousing
  • Equipped with refrigeration chambers, which can maintain temperatures between +2 and +15 degrees Celsius
  • Strategically located near Riga International Airport- the largest airport in the Baltic States
  • Access roads are directly linked to the Baltic highway network

Services offered include:

  • Storage of goods
  • Customs brokerage
  • Transportation services