Opened in 2015, Rotterdam World Gateway is a highly innovative, automated container terminal located at Maasvlakte 2, the reclaimed extension to the Port of Rotterdam.

With an annual capacity of 2.35 million TEU, Rotterdam World Gateway is able to handle the newest generation of ultra large container vessel (ULCCs) and future generations to come. The terminal boasts eleven deep-sea cranes, three barge/feeder cranes, two rail cranes and 50 automatic stacking cranes which provide access to both deep-sea vessels and all hinterland connections.

These dedicated handling facilities and extensive automation on site mean that Rotterdam World Gateway is ready to provide seamless access to Europe.

Rotterdam World Gateway is an international consortium consisting of DP World and the shipping lines APL, MOL, HMM and CMA CGM.

Rotterdam World Gateway
P.O. Box 59104
3008 PC Rotterdam
The Netherlands


Berths (no.) 2
Depth Alongside (m) 20
Terminal Area (ha) 108

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