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Merchant marine

The harbour of saint Malo is also characterized by its commercial traffic.

The transported goods are principally sawed wood, granite, food supplementary for the stock and the different components included into the manufacture of manure. These goods are transported of different ways:

The size of ships is restricted to 150 m long and 25 m breadth by the lock of entrance. So, we can meet the following types of merchant vessels:

Cotes d Armor

The presence of the TIMAC plant in Saint-Malo also allows us to observe dredgers as the "Côtes d'Armor" specialised in maerl and broken shells.