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Throughput of the port of Rotterdam up 2% to 351.5 mln t in 9M'17
The number of containers handled in the port of Rotterdam continues to grow. According to the port's press release, in the first nine months of 2017 the throughput of containers increased by 10.1 percent compared to the corresponding period in 2016, to ...

Posted: October 20, 2017, 11:44 am

Tugs help control tanker fire at Rotterdam terminal
Tanker Shipping and Trade
Tugs in Rotterdam, the Netherlands, were needed to dose a fire on a tanker that suffered an explosion at a terminal in the city yesterday.

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Posted: October 20, 2017, 11:07 am


UK signs up to Dairy Declaration of Rotterdam - Food Ingredients First
20 Oct 2017 --- The UK dairy industry has endorsed a declaration to promote the sustainability of dairy systems around the world. The Dairy Declaration of ...

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Posted: October 20, 2017, 8:46 am

Rotterdam throughput soars
Container Management
The number of containers handled at Rotterdam increased by 10.1% year-on-year in the first nine months of 2017. Europe's biggest container port handled 10.2m teu in this period with the increase coming mainly from full rather than empty containers.

Posted: October 20, 2017, 3:13 am

Maritime Bulletin (press release)

Tanker fire and explosion, Rotterdam
Maritime Bulletin (press release)
Explosion with ensuing fire occurred on board of a tanker berthed at Koole Terminals, Vondelingenplaat, Rotterdam, in the afternoon Oct 19. Flame of 50 of meters high was visible from afar. One crew was injured and taken to hospital. Fire engines were ...

Posted: October 19, 2017, 3:13 pm