The site is located in the eastern part of the industrial port area. The land is located within the port district under public ownership. The site is located in a sector dedicated to industrial-port activity, which mainly targets the chemical, petrochemical and logistics sectors. Depending on the nature of the project (development area, nature of the activity), the implementation of a development project on the parcel is subject to environmental authorisation, particularly under the environmental code. This is a prior authorisation procedure applicable to Installations, Works and Activities governed by the law on water, to Installations Classified for Environmental Protection, to works subject to environmental assessment and to exemptions from the ban on harming protected species and habitats.