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Welcome to the port of Rotterdam

28 June 2021
How can we help you?

Ahoy there, nice to meet you! We manage, operate and support the continuous development of the largest port in Europe. Whether you are a skipper, a shipper/carrier looking to transport, store or transship cargo, or an entrepreneur thinking of basing your business here or if you just want to have fun, you have come to the right place at the port of Rotterdam!

We are committed to increasing port efficiency and improving trade flows based on the strategic pillars of sustainability, digitisation and innovation. We want to create a ‘cleaner and greener’ port and contribute to a healthier living environment for everyone, both now and in the future. Needless to say, we never lose sight of our core task: keeping shipping running smoothly and safely.

IMPACT OF RUSSIA'S INVASION OF UKRAINE ON THE PORT OF ROTTERDAM

The invasion of the Ukraine has prompted the European Union and other bodies to impose a number of sanctions on Russia. Stay informed on the latest developments and impact of the invasion on the port of Rotterdam.

Discover the port

FROM THE rotterdam SKYLINE TO THE MAASVLAKTE: welcome ABOARD

Woman with tablet in the harbour

Working and learning

Seal in the port

To do in the port

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Our port is evolving all the time

See, hear and read about all our activities.

Smart port

Continuously looking for ways of making the port smarter, more efficient and more sustainable.

Sustainable port

We are committed to ensuring that the port and its surrounding areas are safe, healthy and appealing.

Safe port

Safety is the number one priority in our port.

Accessible port

The Port Authority and its partners work together to ensure the port remains accessible.

Latest news

Marcor Stevedoring B.V. to operate dry bulk terminal at Steinweg Hartel Terminal
16 / 5 / 2022

Marcor Stevedoring B.V. to operate dry bulk terminal at Steinweg Hartel Terminal

Frans Timmermans and TES management board
Energy transition
13 / 5 / 2022

Global player in battery recycling opens plant in Rotterdam

Hydrogen plant
Energy transition
13 / 5 / 2022

Feasibility study developement 200-500 MW of green hydrogen in Chile

Presentation about MAGPIE
Energy transition
13 / 5 / 2022

MAGPIE at the World Conference Cities and Port in Tangier

European commissioner Frans Timmermans and Allard Castelein, CEO of the Port of Rotterdam Authority
Energy transition
10 / 5 / 2022

Rotterdam can supply Europe with 4.6 megatonnes of hydrogen by 2030

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'Our port is an important building block for employment and prosperity for the Rotterdam region, the Netherlands and far beyond'
Allard Castelein, CEO, Port of Rotterdam Authority