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  • 21 January 2019

    Rotterdam Port launches a new scheme for projects reducing the shipping sector’s CO2 emissions.

  • 25 July 2019

    Port of Rotterdam saw a container throughput of 240.7 million tonnes in the first six months of 2019.

  • 27 November 2017
    Business & Finance

    The Port of Rotterdam has laid out its vision of the future in which it aims to become a zero-emissions port by 2050, according to Remco Neumann the Port Authority’s Corporate Social Responsibility program manager. “It’s realistic to expect that industry and logistics will be virtually – or by that time, even entirely – zero-emission and […]

  • 18 October 2017
    Business & Finance

    The Port of Rotterdam has set sights on a new multifuel bunker station for the refueling of LNG and other cleaner fuels. The port authority has signed a letter of intent with PitPoint.LNG, a joint venture formed by PitPoint clean fuels and Primagaz Nederland BV, to investigate the realization of such a project. Krabbegors/Duivelseiland at Dordrecht Inland Seaport has […]

  • 15 January 2018

    The Dutch port of Rotterdam is pushing forward to speed up the transition from fuel oil to liquefied natural gas (LNG) as a fuel for the shipping sector.  LNG as fuel for ocean-going vessels has been constantly growing in the last couple of years boosted by the IMO’s decision to implement a global sulfur cap and […]

  • 4 December 2016
    Business & Finance

    The port tariffs paid by sea-going vessels in Rotterdam will increase by 0.3 percent next year, according to the Port of Rotterdam, equivalent to half the rate of inflation over the past year. “The adjustment is in line with the three-year agreement made by Deltalinqs, VRC, VNPI and the Port of Rotterdam Authority regarding the development […]

  • 20 May 2020
    Ports & Logistics

    Following a period of unprecedented volatility in the container shipping sector due to the COVID-19 impact, Europe’s largest port, the Port of Rotterdam is seeing signs of recovery. The port’s data shows that on May 13, the port recorded ship calls comparable to the same day 2019, although a storm may have contributed to some […]

  • 20 April 2018
    Business & Finance

    Port of Rotterdam ended the first quarter of 2018 with a slight decrease in total throughput.

  • 27 July 2018

    The port reported a throughput of 232.8 million tonnes, a drop of 2.2 percent in total throughput year-on-year.

  • 16 October 2015
    Business & Finance

    Cargo volumes at the port of Rotterdam, Europe’s largest port, increased by 5.4% in the first nine months of 2015, driven by a surge in the handling of crude oil and oil products, with the containerized cargo volume remaining flat. The handling of oil products at the port increased by 22.1%. The throughput of liquefied natural […]

  • 6 March 2015
    Business & Finance

    Rotterdam Port Authority recorded 4.9% lower profit in 2014, standing at €215 million (USD 236.6 million), owing to higher interest charges and depreciation. However, the port’s revenue  rose by 3.1% last year, reaching  €660 million, due to increased economic activity at the port. “The massive investments of the past few years have caused our long-term debt rise […]

  • 17 April 2015
    Business & Finance

    The Dutch Port of Rotterdam sees the increase in orders for giant container ships as a competitive advantage over rival ports. In recent months container shipping continued to increase in scale. In the last quarter the record for the largest container vessel in the world was broken twice, and it has now been announced that MOL (four 20,150 […]

  • 16 October 2015
    Business & Finance

    Cargo volumes at the port of Rotterdam, Europe’s largest port, increased by 5.4% in the first nine months of 2015, driven by a surge in the handling of crude oil and oil products, with the containerized cargo volume remaining flat. The handling of oil products at the port increased by 22.1%. The throughput of liquefied natural […]

  • 10 July 2020
    Infrastructure, Innovation, Ports & Logistics, Technology

    Several industry majors led by the Port of Rotterdam are rolling out a new pilot blockchain project, in which containers are handled and released without a PIN code: a widely used verification method in this transport segment. The port authority said that the project would involve the use of a new application, Secure Container Release, […]

  • 21 October 2019

    The Port of Rotterdam closed the first three quarters with a slight increase of 1 percent in cargo handling. 

  • 5 June 2017

    The Port of Rotterdam has unveiled plans for building an offshore center for decommissioning of oil and gas platforms, the oil and gas market, and wind energy at sea. The port said last week that the new center would be built on a site of up to 70 hectares using the hydraulic filling technique on […]

  • 11 March 2015
    Business & Finance

    Port of Rotterdam’s container stevedores APMT MVII, APMTR, ECT and RWG have agreed to streamline the so-called inter-terminal container transport on the Maasvlakte, the Port of Rotterdam Authority said in a release.  By using a closed transport route that links the terminals, it will be possible to transport containers without documents from one customs area to another. In principle, […]

  • 26 October 2018

    Port of Rotterdam targeting the development of the Brazilian port of Pecém.

  • 31 October 2018
    Business & Finance

    Port of Rotterdam’s total throughput dropped by 0.4% in the first three quarters of 2018.

  • 31 January 2018
    Business & Finance

    The Port of Rotterdam Authority and IBM have joined forces on a multi-year digitization initiative.

  • 3 June 2016
    Business & Finance

    The port of Rotterdam is set to benefit considerably from the new shipping scheduled recently released by the container shipping alliance 2M – formed by Maersk Line and MSC –  for its Europe-Asia route. As explained by the port authority, the changes have proven very much to Rotterdam’s advantage, with an extra first port of […]

  • 27 March 2017

    The Port of Rotterdam Authority and the National LNG Platform intend to study the possibilities of developing LNG from renewable sources as a transport fuel in the port of Rotterdam.