SOTAGUS is the concessionaire of the Santa Apolónia Container Terminal (TCSA), a “short-sea" terminal located at the Port of Lisbon. The company was founded in 2000 after signing a Public Service Concession Agreement with the Lisbon Port Authority.
The Santa Apolónia Container Terminal has a prime location in the heart of Lisbon and the physical and operational characteristics that make it the partner of reference for short sea shipping services (SSS) and "feeder" services to Northern Europe and the Mediterranean. It is also the main terminal in Lisbon dedicated to serve the Portuguese island of Madeira and Azores and the West Coast of Africa.