Port of Fortaleza is located in Mucuripe
Bay, in the municipality of Fortaleza,
Ceará State, in the Northeast Region of Brazil.
is limited to the North and East by the Atlantic Ocean, with the
city of Fortaleza to the south and west, the port area being surrounded
by urban infrastructure.
Port of Fortaleza is a maritime port found in a privileged
location coast as it is one of the closest to the large
international ports of Europe and North America, an important
factor in the reduction of transport costs.
The influence of the Port of Fortaleza stretches throughout the
State of Ceará, encompassing other regions, even beyond
the states of Piauí and Rio Grande do Norte. The port represents
the pont of convergence pf the whole maritime exchange of goods
in the State, both for loading and unloading and, especially,
that of those goods destined for the international market.