European Ports

Latest news and analysis on Europe's ports, including Rotterdam and Antwerp.

Commentary

Ports need a clear vision of trade developments, equipment and staffing issues, and hinterland infrastructure in their communities.

News & Analysis

20 Jul 2017
Europe’s leading ocean container hub handled 6.7 million TEU in the first six months of 2016.
18 Jul 2017
Total throughput increased 2.8 percent to 111.4 million metric tons.
17 Jul 2017
The deep-water Liverpool2 facility is capable of accommodating the world’s largest container vessels and connects road, rail, and canal networks linking directly to the heart of the UK mainland.
13 Jul 2017
China's Belt and Road is projected to generate an additional $2.5 trillion in global trade over the next 10 years.
11 Jul 2017
A leading European barge operator is imposing a congestion surcharge in Antwerp and Rotterdam.
11 Jul 2017
Russian shippers are speaking out against restrictions on their dealings with terminal operators.
08 Jul 2017
Russia's Far East ports offer shorter transit times to St. Petersburg, but shipper interest is weak.
07 Jul 2017
The terminal opened at midnight July 6 and worked the first vessel Thursday.
05 Jul 2017
The recent cyber attack on the Maersk Group made existing congestion worse.
30 Jun 2017
“These facilities have already restored systems and are able to gate cargo in and out.”