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.
Facts & Figures
The publication ‘Facts and Figures’ offers information about cargo and container throughput in Rotterdam, and about the port’s position in the Hamburg-Le Havre range, Europe and worldwide. In addition, it presents a variety of frequently requested data about our port infrastructure. The rear cover of ‘Facts and Figures’ offers an overview of key themes for the port of Rotterdam – including the energy transition and digitisation – as well as presenting a selection of the activities we have undertaken in these areas over the past year.
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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.