Overview

Energy & Industry

ROTTERDAM.
PULSING HEART OF
A GLOBAL ENERGY CLUSTER.

The port plays a key role in reliable, affordable and sustainable energy facilities in north-western Europe. Rotterdam isn’t only the region’s imports port for raw materials; we also generate energy on a large scale here. The enterprises in Rotterdam’s industrial area have joined forces with the Port of Rotterdam Authority and the municipality to invest in cutting-edge solutions, thus filling in the details of energy transition.

Rotterdam is one of the world’s three major fuel hubs. The port is an excellent location for supplying chemical raw materials and shipping out products. And Rotterdam offers opportunities for petrochemicals companies and bio-based enterprises to come and establish themselves here.

The presence of a large number of chemicals companies and refineries in Rotterdam’s port area ensures maximum efficiency. For example, the oil refineries supply raw materials to the chemicals industry, while a number of chemicals companies supply semi-finished products to other parties. This kind of collaboration and exchange can also be found in other areas such as tank storage, industrial gases, heat, steam, electricity and waste water purification.

 

ROTTERDAM. YOUR BEST PARTNER.

Rotterdam has everything to offer in respect of energy & industry: raw materials, manufacturers, users and logistics support services. Since so many commercial activities converge in our city, Rotterdam is the ideal location for new enterprises to establish themselves and for investments in new technology.

31 million
m³ oil storage
5
oil refineries
45
chemical companies

JOIN IN. MAKE IT HAPPEN.

Rotterdam is Europe’s maritime capital city for enterprises operating in the field of commodity trading. This is where efficiency, safety and innovation all join forces. This is where it’s all happening.

WELCOME TO ROTTERDAM

Not only is Rotterdam a fantastic city to do business in; it’s a wonderful place to live and work as well. It’s a world-famous international port that attracts businesses and keeps them here. And it’s a city for free spirits and pioneers, for those with the courage to make use of the available scope and really make their dreams come true.

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