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About Tsuruga/Fukui Ports
Tsuruga Port Fukui Port Attract Cruise Ships to Tsuruga Port

Advantage 1: Good Accessibility

Fukui port, an industrial port central to "Technoport Fukui," is expected to be further developed as a hub for local and port logistics.
Access to Kansai/Chukyo economic zones, as well as to Ishikawa and Toyama prefectures, is favorable.

Fukui Port

 

Good Accessibility

- About 1.5 hour drive from Kanazawa (Approx. 70km)
- About 2.5 hour drive from Nagoya (Approx. 180km)
- About 3 hour drive from Osaka (Approx. 240km)

Advantage 2: Central Port for Transaction in Northeast Asia

The transaction with the fast-growing economy of China, Korea, and Russia in the northeast asia region is quite active.
It is sustaining the development of local industries through international logistics.

Ship Number and Cargo Volume of Fukui Port by Destination (Y2015)

Destination Ship Number Cargo Volumeij
Russia 30 151,066
Korea 18 23,922
Southeast Asia 15 36,142
Taiwan 6 13,917
China 2 3,243
Total 71 228,290

- The total outgoing ship number of the year 2015 was 71 with about 230,000 tons of cargo volume
- 2/3 of total trade is with Russia
- Import/export using small cargo is available by using composite shipment

Transaction map in Northeast Asia

 

Advantage 3: Vast Yard for Foreign Trading Bulk Cargos!

Vast yard for bulk cargos (19ha) with pier (1.2km) including 3 berths (total: 555m) of 10m deep pier dedicated for bulk cargos makes disposal of goods trouble-free.

Facility Layout of Fukui Port
Facility Layout of Fukui Port

Coal
Coal
Aluminum Cluster
Aluminum Cluster

 

Advantage 4: Subsidy Programs Available!

The maximum subsidy of 300,000 yen can be granted depending on the port usage.

Eligible Companies
A company which runs the business at least for 1 year and has an office in Japan (including independent companies)
There are two categories based on the subsidy usage: "new company" and "continuing company."

[New company]
A company that have no result about import and export during the past two fiscal years in fukui harbor.

[Continuing company]
A company that have result about import and export during the past two fiscal years in fukui harbor.

Subsidy Amount* The cargo volume is the sum of inward/outward shipment.

  Annual Cargo Volume Subsidy Amount
New Company 100t to 2,000t 100,000 yen
2,000t to 3,000t 200,000 yen
3,000t and up 300,000 yen
  Incremental cargo volume (compared with the previous fiscal year) Subsidy Amount
Continuing Company 1,000t to 2,000t 100,000 yen
2,000t to 3,000t 200,000 yen
3,000t and up 300,000 yen

* The maximum annual subsidy amount is 300,000 yen per a company for both categories.
Since the program budget is limited, the subsidy amount may be below the amount described on the left in case a large number of companies applied to this program.


Contact Information
Fukui Prefecture Department of Business, Industry and Labor Business Attraction Division, Tsuruga/Fukui Ports Utilization Group
Address: 3-17-1 Ote, Fukui City, Fukui
Tel: 0776-20-0365

Fukui Futo Corporation
Address: 26-31 Kurome, Mikuni-Cho, Sakai City, Fukui
Tel: 0776-82-5330

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