Prefecture of Kavala: Economy
The prominent location of the city of Kavala in Kavala bay favoured its development and further prosperity. It is the commercial and industrial centre of east Macedonia with the fertilizer factories in Nea Karvali. Moreover, the size of the port and the relatively spacious marina in the city centre, along with the port of Nea Peramos and the marina in Nea Heraclitsa, contribute to the commercial and touristic development of the region. From the large fish pier in Kavala fish is exported and traded in markets throughout Greece and abroad.