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Klaipedos Smelte container terminal (KSCT) was launched in July, 2006. Since the beginning of operation container volume handled by the terminal is constantly growing: 38.000 TEU in 2007, 115.000 TEU in 2010, 130.000 TEU in 2012,176.000 TEU in 2014 and 387.000 TEU in 2018. Today KSCT is capable to handle more than 600.000 TEU annually. The terminal already accommodates containerships of 3.000-19.462 TEU capacity.

Terminal services:

  • Discharging/loading and storage of all container types.
  • Servicing of containers transported by shuttle trains Viking, Mercury, Sun and TransBaltica.
  • Weighing, washing, repairing of containers and other related services.
  • Handling of heavy lift and project cargo. Click here for more information
  • Container Freight Station (CFS) services. Click here for more information

Terminal characteristics:

Berths and terminal area:

  • Berths: Nr. 82 – 96.
  • Length of berths – 1.088 m.
  • Depth at berths – 14,00 m.
  • Maximum containerships’ draught at berths and the channel – 13,40 m.
  • Maximum length of containerships – 400 m.
  • Storage capacity at the area – 20.000 TEU.
  • Number of plugs for reefer containers – 465.

Technical equipment for vessel operations:

  • STS (Ship-To-Shore) (51 t lifting capacity (65 t when lifting 2x20"), 51 m outreach - 18/19 container rows) - 4 units.
  • Mobile harbour crane Liebherr LHM 500 (104 t lifting capacity, 51 m outreach) – 1 unit.
  • Mobile harbour cranes Liebherr LHM 400 (104 t lifting capacity, 47 m outreach) – 1 units


  • Terminal operations managed by real-time terminal Realtime Business Solutions operating system TOPS Advance.
  • Data exchange in EDI form available.

International container shipping lines served at Klaipedos Smelte container terminal:


For any questions or inquiries, please contact Sales Department.

Our achievements

Record monthly throughput of containers: 49.792 TEU (August, 2018).

Biggest container vessel accommodated by the terminal: MSC Ingy (length – 400 m, width – 58,8 m, capacity – 19.462 TEU).

Largest number of containers discharged/loaded from/to a single vessel: 5.979 TEU (4.294 containers) MSC Ningbo (19/21 March 2019).



Cargo turnover in July

The total turnover of Klaipedos Smelte Container terminal in July was 18.402 TEU

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Why Klaipedos Smelte?

Business experience of 65 years applied successfully.

Part of thrusting international container terminal network.

Client oriented.

Respecting business interests of our clients.

Tolerant and open for new ideas.

Continuously learning and improving.

Clients about us

We would qualify Klaipedos Smelte as a partner with high reliability proved by years. Together we develop the business of scrap export for 10 years already and we must say that capability of Klaipedos Smelte has always stayed in line with our growing requirements.

UAB „Metruna“ (Exporter of scrap metal),
Ričardas Bukys, C.E.O.

For further questions:

Sales +370 46 496 247
46 496 332

Dispatcher +370 46 496 344