Port of Rotterdam

Port of Rotterdam

Rotterdam has been an outstanding hub for energy and petrochemical sectors.

They are millions of tonnes of cargoes that are handled on annual basis in the port of Rotterdam, from dry bulk in an incoming and outgoing of 82.3 million from just 2015 to 2016 and Liquid bulk which is the largest and ranges from 223.5 million tones and containers from 127.1 million with break bulk 28.3 million. Rotterdam petroleum terminal port is the ideal location for receiving and supplying crude oil and also offer large crude oil vessels that could load and unload on a single visit from the Northern sea, Russia and Middle East.

Rotterdam sea port is the biggest, safest and populous terminal for petroleum destination and distribution hub across Europe and the middle east most buyers and suppliers prefers shipping and trading directly from Rotterdam because of its simplicity when comparing to other complicated sea terminals in Europe.

Industrial cluster in Rotterdam

Products and services

Oil and oil products

  • Oil refining
  • Refinery terminals
  • Tank terminals for oil products

Chemical, biofuels and edible oils

  • Chemical manufacturing and products
  • Biofuels manufacturing and products
  • Edible oil refineries
  • Tank terminals for chemical, biofuels and edible oils

Gas and power, coal and biomass

  • Gas fired power plants
  • Coal and biomass fired power plants
  • Wind turbines
  • Natural gas terminals
  • Coal and biomass terminals

Pipelines and utilities

  • Industrial gasses and water plants
  • Pipelines


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 We are ready and capable of providing you with any services relating to petroleum and storage in Rotterdam, Netherlands


Throughput 2005 – 2015


Throughput 2005 – 2015