Terms & Conditions and Data protection

The domain is under the sole ownership of the Autoridad Portuaria de Barcelona (Port Authority of Barcelona, herein forth APB), established in Edificio Este, World Trade Center, Moll de Barcelona s/n, 08039 Barcelona under VAT number Q-0867012-G. The APB is a port authority that reports to the Public Entity Puertos de Estado which is also dependent on the Ministry of Public Works.

The present Terms & Conditions regulate the use and even the mere access to this website. Moreover, this document also outlines the conditions in which we will use the data you provide us, as well as the User rights and information that we will need to provide you in accordance with the applicable regulations. The fact of accessing this Domain implies the acceptance of the Terms & Conditions provisioned in this legal notice.


Any copy, download, transmission, distribution, reproduction or partial or total storage will require our prior written consent. However, we consent quotation or partial reproduction of fragments from our content by mentioning the source and clearly stating that the used fragment pertains to the APB. Consent might be withdrawn discretionally by the APB whenever fair or adequate use is not met.

The APB holds the corresponding rights over texts, images and any other content included on this website. According to the provisions of the Intellectual Property Law, the reproduction, distribution and public communication, including any commissioning of partial or total of the contents on this website for commercial proposes are explicitly prohibited by any means without the prior consent of the APB, except in those explicitly indicated cases where the content is free of rights.
In the event that a User or a third party considers that their legitime intellectual property rights has been infringed due to the introduction of certain content on the web, they must notify the APB in regard to such circumstances.
The Domain might contain links to external websites, where we do not hold any accountability, neither of the reliability nor the content. Therefore, information depicted in any external website does not fall under the liability of the APB nor the guarantee of integrity, user experiences or responsibility of such external information.


APB reserves the right, at any given moment, to eliminate reviews or comments on their social media or comments section of those to be considered under own discretion to be inappropriate due to any racist manifestations, discriminatory, offensive or any inadequate content to the rest of the users.


The APB cannot guarantee nor will be responsible for the existence of any malware or other elements that might cause any unforeseen alteration to the computers systems of the user (software and hardware) and/or any alteration in their electronical documents or files, nor any other harmful consequences that might arise.


Definition of cookies

What are cookies? Cookies are small text files that are stored locally in the cache of your internet browser. When you visit the site again, cookies allows the website to recognize your browser which enables to store your user preferences.

Types and functionalities of cookies

First-Party Cookies: Sent from a computer or domain managed by the owner of the website.

Third-Party Cookies: Sent from a computer or domain that is not managed by the owner of the website.

Session Cookies: They collect data while the user navigates through the website.

Persistent Cookies: They allow to access data from the user’s terminal for a period of time determined by the administrator of the cookie.

Technical Cookies: They allow the user to navigate through a website and the ise of different options or services.

Personalization Cookies: They allow the user to access the service with certain characteristics.

Analysis Cookies: These cookies enable the monitoring and analysis of the user’s behavior of linked websites in order to make improvements based on aggregated data.

Advertising Cookies: They allow the management of the publisher’s advertising spaces based on certain criteria’s, such as edited content or the frequency of accesess.

List of types of cookies used by the website and their purpose







1 year

Used to obtain the number of requests which are added to the server for diagnostic purposes



1 year

Temporary cookies that contain all requests pending delivery to the server



1 year

Used to determine the inclusion of a user in an experiment and the expiration of the experiment in which they participate


Google Analytics

3 months

Used to track visitors



1 year

Unique ID that identifies each user


Google Analytics

3 months

Allows the user to view the content of the current website when shared



1 year

Used to save the chosen language when navigating


Google Analytics

1 minute

Used to limit the percentage of requests


Google Analytics

3 months

Used to track visitors



1 year

Stores information on whether the user has already accepted the use of cookies or not, in order not to show them again



1 year

Used to determine the use of Addthis service

You can disable the use of First-Party and Third-Party Cookies by configuring your browser options installed on your computer

Internet Explorer 9
Mozilla Firefox

We inform that, by disabling the use of cookies, this might affect the functionalities offered by our website. For more information about your personal data, please see the privacy policy

Identification of those who are responsible for the cookies and the regarding the treatment of the obtained data 

PIERNEXT will be responsible for the First-Party Cookies and for the treatment of the data obtained. Email contact is:

Those responsible for Third-Party Cookes are: Google Analytics, Google Ads, Google Adsense, Google Adwords, Youtube, Adobe y Apple .


This website does not collect personal data from users without their knowledge, nor its disclosure to third parties.
In order to offer you the best service and to facilitate its use, we analyze the number of pages visited, the number of visits, as well as the activity of visitors and the frequency of use. For these purposes, the APB uses statistical information prepared by the Internet Service Provider.

Below, we inform you about the APB’s data protection policy.

Data processing

Personal data that could be collected directly from the interested party will be treated confidentially and will be processed according to the applicable treatment of data processes owned by the APB.


The purpose of data processing is to communicate with the interested parties to provide them with information about our products, services and publications, as well as sending our newsletter provided that prior authorization has been given by the User.


The consent granted by the interested party legitimized the treatment of data by the APB.

Data retention

The personal data which has been provided will be kept for the necessary amount of time in order to fulfill the purpose for which the data has been collected and to determine the possible responsibilities that might arise from this purpose.

Data disclosure

Personal data will not be disclosed to third parties, except when there is a legal or judicial obligation to do so.

Rights of the interested party

Any person has the right to obtain information about the processing of their data which is carried out by the APB.
You can exercise your rights of access, rectification, deletion and portability of your data in order to limitation and/or opposition to the processing of data, as well as not being subject to decisions based solely on the automated processing of your data, you can report to the Autoridad Portuaira de Barcelona (APB), located at Edificio Este, World Trade Center, Moll de Barcelona s/n, 08039 Barcelona.

Furthermore, we also would like to inform you that you have the right to file a complaint to the Spanish Agency for Data Protection ( if you consider that the data protection act has been an infringement or violated regarding to the processing of your personal data.