Each week more than 915 barges call at the port of Antwerp carrying project cargo, containers and dry and liquid bulk to and from northern France, the Netherlands, Germany, Switzerland and Austria....
The Connectivity Platform, the online tool that was launched last year to keep Antwerp port users well informed about the various possibilities for transport to and from the port, has now been...
2013 was an excellent year for the Port of Antwerp. This Annual Report presents the strategic options pursued by the Port Authority as laid down in the new 2014-2018 Business Plan.
2013 saw 14,220 sea-going vessels come and go at the Port of Antwerp. An average of 39 a day!
About 900 companies are established in the Antwerp port area!
No less than 60,010 people work in the Port of Antwerp. Add to this indirect employment, and you end up with 142,972 jobs thanks to the port.
Every day 250 loaded freight trains leave the Antwerp port area en route to their next destination!
2013 saw 57,044 barges come and go at the Port of Antwerp. An average of 156 a day!
In 2013, no less than 190,8 million tonnes of freight were discharged and loaded in the Port of Antwerp!