The Port of Tyne is modern trust port located on the North East coast of England and provides deepwater river berths dredged to 10.5m (LAT), 5km from the open sea, providing "lock-free" access for deep-sea vessels. The Port offers a comprehensive handling service for forest products, steel and metals, cars, and bulk products. A deepwater container terminal with an adjacent secure storage facility provides storage for up to 3200 TEU's with rail access.