‘Facts and Figures’ leaflet available
The Facts and Figures leaflet tells you everything you need to know about last year’s throughput. Freight segments, total throughput, port infrastructure and the Top 20 European ports. The leaflet also tells you about our results on important themes; results we think show that the Port of Rotterdam is the best port.
The leaflet is available online here. The paper version of Facts and Figures can be ordered via the order form in three languages.
Continuing container growth pushes throughput at port of Rotterdam to a new high
At 469.0 million tonnes, the port of Rotterdam’s total throughput volume ended up slightly higher in 2018 than in 2017, which was itself a record year (467.4 million tonnes). Container transhipment was the engine of growth again, with a 4.5% increase in tonnage.
Top 10 ports of the World, 2018 - 2015
|1||Ningbo & Zhoushan||China||1080.0||1010.0||920||889.0|
|7||Suzhou 1 (river port)||China||532.4||605.0||579.0||540.0|
Figures of all Chinese ports include national transport and inland shipping
Top 10 container ports of the World
|3||Ningbo & Zhoushan||China||26,350||24,607||21,578||20,630|
|10||Dubai Ports||United Arab Emirates||14,950||15,440||14,779||15,590|
Port Statistics on your phone or tablet
Would you like the latest throughput figures for the port of Rotterdam at close hand? You can access them via an icon on your mobile device. Simply navigate to this web page with your smartphone or tablet. Open the menu and select ‘Add to Home Screen’. This will add our logo to the selection of icons on your device. Tap it to open the app.