Vessels

All sorts of vessels sail in and out of the port of Rotterdam continuously. The graphs below provide information on the number of seagoing vessels that arrive at the port of Rotterdam.

Ship arrivals

In 2017, a total of 29,646 seagoing vessels arrived, of which 27,014 were loaded and / or unloaded.

  • 2017 - Sea-going vessels

    (unloaded and/or loaded)

      Status
      Bulk carriers1.106
      Car Carriers188
      Chemicals / gas tankers *)5.329
      Container ships7.108
      Gen. cargo ships5.046
      Oil- / product carriers2.215
      Passenger cruise106
      RoRo ships4.633
      Ropax ships366
      Other ships917
      Total number of ships27.014

    *): Including LNG tankers

    • Comparison 2017 & 2016

        20172016
        Sea-going vessels2964627902
        Inland vessels105000100000

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