Mercabarna in figures
Surface area of Mercabarna
Surface area of Mercabarna-flor
Number of companies
- Central Fruit and Vegetable Market: 200
- Central Fish Market: 63
- Biomarket: 11
- Mercabarna-flor: 30
- Multipurpose Pavilion: 9
- ZAC: 182
- Restaurants, shops, offices: 64
Number of daily visitors
Vehicles that access it every day
Workers in the companies onsite
Financial figures for the company Mercados de Abastecimientos de Barcelona, SA
- €22,5 million
- €-6,8 million
Profit before tax
Mercabarna is the first wholesale market in Europe in the marketing of fruit, vegetables and fish
- Central Fruit and Vegetable Market: 2,075,323 tonnes
- Central Fish Market: 160,937 tonnes
- Slaughterhouse: 35,409 tonnes
- Mercabarna-flor: 7,185,154 units
- ZAC: 1,051,409 tonnes
The companies export approximately 35% of the total produce that is moved each year by Mercabarna.
The companies import approximately 25% of the total sold at Mercabarna.
32,040 tonnes of commercial and industrial waste collected per year. 77% of this waste is recycled.
20 professionals in the team of vets and support staff at the Barcelona Public Health Agency at Mercabarna which ensures food safety within the precinct.
A professional surveillance team made up of 62 people and more than 350 cameras provide security for Mercabarna 24 hours a day.
Mercabarna has the greatest concentration of cold-storage facilities in Spain, with 800,000 m3 of conventional and frozen industrial refrigerated warehouses.