The Port of Rotterdam, famous for being the largest port in Europe, is located in the city of Rotterdam in the Netherlands. Now covering an area of 105 sq. kilometers, it has always been a major location for the docking of ships used in international trade. Today, it’s main purpose serves as a transit point for products coming from countries all over the globe. On an international spectrum, only the newer ports of Shanghai and Singapore have recently surpassed the Port of Rotterdam in terms of Total Cargo Tonnage.
Date: June 29th 2012
Assessment grade: 10/10