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  • North Queensland Export Terminal

North Queensland Export Terminal (NQXT) is a dedicated deep-water export terminal with a nameplate capacity of 50 million tonnes per annum.

The terminal plays an important role in supporting the Queensland and Australian economies through the service it provides to Australia’s significant resources sector and through support to the community where the terminal operates.

Australia’s northernmost
resources terminal

Declared a Strategic Port and
Priority Port Development Area

Supporting Queensland
and Australian economies

Townsville
Bowen
Mackay
Export gateway
for Queensland
resources
Provides strategic
access to nearly a
dozen major resource
production customers
Operating safely,
responsibly and
efficiently for more
than 35 years
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North Queensland Export Terminal

The terminal is located in the Port of Abbot Point, approximately 25 km north of Bowen, in North Queensland on Australia’s east coast.

Capacity of

mtpa

Multi-user
export cargo
handling facility

Loaded
32
million tonnes through
the terminal in FY 2020

Operating safely since
1984