July 2017 / Did you know?

Did you know that the Port of Rotterdam handles a total of 461.2 million tons of cargo, making it the largest port in Europe?

A total of 29,022 ocean-going vessels, 105,000 inland waterway vessels, 7,413,548 container ships and 12,385,168 TEU container ships pass through the port of Rotterdam. This means that Rotterdam is the number one port in Europe, and number nine in the world. On five separate occasions, the Netherlands’ port infrastructure has been declared the best in the world. There is every reason to be proud of that!


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