Natural harbour protected by a 2,200 m. breakwater. Port mostly handles containers with approx. capacity 1 million TEU per annum, but also dry and liquid bulk, Ro-Ro, Lo-Lo, general cargo, passengers and gas. La Spezia is also an important base of the Italian Navy.
On the NW coast of Italy in the Gulf of La Spezia (Golfo della Spezia) halfway between Genoa and Livorno.
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