The port of Amsterdam is a seaport in Amsterdam, the Netherlands. It is the 4th busiest port in Europe by metric tonnes of cargo. The port is located on the bank of a former bay named the IJ and the North Sea Canal, with which it is connected to the North Sea. The port was first used in the 13th century and was one of the main ports of the Dutch East India Company in the 17th century. Today, the port of Amsterdam is the second largest port in the Netherlands, the largest being the Port of Rotterdam. In 2014, the port of Amsterdam had a cargo throughput of 97.4 million tons, most of which was bulk cargo.
Why you should use the port of Amsterdam for your business?
Thanks to it’s strategic geographic location, the port of Amsterdam has a lot of things to offer, like:
- 24/7 access even for the biggest vessels.
- Short turnaround times
- Many tax advantages
- Room for growth
Do you need a port agent in the Port of Amsterdam?
In the largest port of Europe there are a lot of port/shipping agents ready to help you with your every need. But how do you know which agency to choose?
Our agency, Dynamic Port Agencies, offers a personal and dedicated service 24/7. Our main goal is to render 100% service. We are not satisfied until you are.
If you have any question we look forward to help.
We have multiple portagencies across Europe:
- Antwerp (Belgium)
- Moerdijk (Netherlands)
- Rotterdam (Netherlands)
- Dordrecht (Netherlands)