Only 40 kilometers from the mine site, at Patache Bay, is the private port Terminal Marítimo Patache S.A.

These facilities count with their own specially equipped premises for storage and shipping of salt.

To carry out loading operations, Terminal Marítimo Patache, has a system of conveyor belts with a loading nominal capacity of 3,000 tons per hour. It is suited to receive Panamax type vessels and carry out shipping operations at a daily average rate of more than 30,000 tons.

Port Features:

  • Mooring front: 230 meters long by 32,2 meters wide
  • Maximum draught: 14,39 meters (42,7 feet)
  • Air draught: 21,5 meters
  • Currently the port is suited to receive Panamax or similar vessels

See Port Location


Puerto y Acopio