Recife Port (Port Code: BRREC) is a port located in Recife Antigo in the city of Recife. It is an international port that serves the RMR and has two main operational areas: Cruises and cargo. The port is protected by an extensive reef formed of sandstone on which a protecting rampart has been built. The total length of docks is 3,062m of which 1,422m has been allocated to overseas vessels. Port area is on an island outside the city of Recife on the estuaries of Capibaribe and Beberibe rivers. The port handles general cargo, bulk grain, sugar and seasonal passenger/cruise vessels.