Overview

Maritime Business Services

ROTTERDAM.
WORLD-CLASS
MARITIME BUSINESS SERVICES.

Specialised maritime business services providers offer shipping and trading companies exactly the right knowledge and services they need to ensure that they make a difference on the international scene. Rotterdam is the home base for a large number of leading maritime business services providers. These enterprises jointly ensure a top-quality and complete range of services.

Rotterdam has all the essential services you need for trading or for building, running and managing ships right here in Rotterdam. These enterprises include banks, insurance companies, insurance brokers, lawyers, accountants, tax consultants and claims assessors. These are top-quality service providers and organisations that foster knowledge and innovation in the cluster. All the major Dutch banks have branches in Rotterdam. We’re among the top 10 global insurance markets, and – apart from the UK – we’re the only place to offer a co-insurance system. In addition, Rotterdam District Court has a Maritime Chamber and we have arbitration bodies that deal specifically with shipping and trade.

3,000
professionals
3rd
maritime service provider in Europe
10th
insurance market in the world

ROTTERDAM. YOUR BEST PARTNER.

Here in Rotterdam, the city and the port work together to form an integrated maritime system. The close ties existing among logistics, industry, commodity traders and business services providers ensure that there’s a wide and specialised range of maritime services at your disposal in Rotterdam: a real ‘one-stop shop’ for shipping companies and traders.

JOIN US. MAKE IT HAPPEN.

Rotterdam is Europe’s maritime capital city for the world’s leading enterprises operating in the field of maritime business services. 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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Jorn Douwstra

Jorn Douwstra
Business Manager Maritime & Offshore (Rotterdam Partners)

010 790 01 40