Lat: 45°25’N Long: 028°05’E
The Port of Galati is the main Romanian river – maritime port on the Danube. It is situated on the left border of the Danube between Km 160 and Mm 76.
The anchorage zones are established between Mm 76 – Mm 78.5, Km 155 – Km 158 for the seagoing and river vessels and between Mm 80 – Km 150 and Km 158.2 – Km 159.3 for the empty river vessels.
The winter lakes are located in the Docuri Harbor and in the New Basin Harbor.
The Port of Galati has four main specialized sectors: – Mineral Port – located within Km 155.4 and Km 157.6.It is specialized for ore, coal, coke, limestone rolled goods. – Old Commercial Port located within Km 149.34 and Km 151. It is specialized for passengers and ballast traffic. – Docuri Basin located within Mm 80 and Km 149.35. It is specialized for general cargo, bulk and cereals. – New Basin located within Mm 78+1300 and Mm 79+700 It is specialized for timber, rolled goods, ore, coal and coke.