Port of Rotterdam Authority
The Port of Rotterdam Authority aims to enhance the port’s competitive position as a logistics hub and world-class
Not only in terms of size, but also quality. The
core tasks of the Port Authority are to develop, manage and run the
port in a sustainable way and to maintain a speedy and safe service for
Facts and figures for the Port Authority and the port of Rotterdam
- Port Authority 1200 employees, turnover approx. € 500 million.
- Port area
approx. 26,000 acres (12,500 acres of which commercial sites, 13,500
acres water and rail lines, roads, service corridors and greenery).The
port will be extended by Maasvlakte 2 with 20%. The length of the port
area is approx. 40 km.
- Direct employment over 90,000 jobs.
- Goods throughput over 387 million tonnes of goods in 2009.
- Shipping approx. 33,000 ocean-going vessels and 100,000 inland vessels per annum.