:The port of Rijeka is undergoing the biggest transformation in its history. New Zagreb Deep Sea container terminal is constructed in June 2019 providing new and only container capacities in the Northern Adriatic at the moment attracting leading global operators in an ongoing international tender for concessioning. The new intermodal terminals and reconstructions of general cargo terminals are currently in the construction process, and implementation of single information community system is underway. The investment cyclus for upgrading port of Rijeka infrastructure is worth more than 132, 7 millions of Euros co-financed by Connecting European Facility. In addition, the port is preparing for its role in the "Rijeka 2020 - European Capital of Culture" as one of the key locations for numerous cultural programs, performances, exhibitions, installations and other celebratory events throughout the most anticipated year 2020.