First 10,000+ TEU vessel at Port of Halifax

The Zim Antwerp, 349 metres length, 45.6 metres beam and 10,062 TEU capacity, arrived at Halterm International Container Terminal in the Port of Halifax on June 29, 2017.

The Port of Halifax is Canada’s Ultra Atlantic Gateway, connecting to more than 150 countries and generating over $1.7 billion in annual economic benefit from a diverse cargo and cruise business. Offering a natural, deep harbour and world-class infrastructure, Halifax can accommodate large volumes of containerized cargo, bulk cargo and project cargo of any size.

Collaborating and working with strong partners and stakeholders, the Port community in Halifax continues to deliver excellence.