Fene

Fene is a municipality in the province of A Coruña in the autonomous community of Galicia in northwestern Spain. It is located to the northeast of Galicia on the river of Ferrol.

Fene
Municipality

Coat of arms
Fene
Location in Spain.
Coordinates: 43°28′N 8°10′W
CountrySpain
Autonomous communityGalicia
ProvinceA Coruña
ComarcaFerrol
Government
  MayorJuventino Trigo Rey (BNG, Galician Nationalist Bloc)
Area
  Total26.29 km2 (10.15 sq mi)
Population
 (2018)[1]
  Total13,013
  Density490/km2 (1,300/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
  Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)
WebsiteOfficial website

Economy

The Navantia Shipyards and services in the parts which are nearer Ferrol, the rest of the borough devotes itself to farming, agriculture and fishing.

In the late 1960s the gantry crane of the shipyards of Astilleros y Talleres del Noroeste (ASTANO) in Ferrolterra was the largest in Europe.



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