SAFIR consortium demonstrates viable drone traffic in port of Antwerp

SAFIR consortium demonstrates viable drone traffic in port of Antwerp

Hydrogen-powered tug is world first for Port of Antwerp

Hydrogen-powered tug is world first for Port of Antwerp

Interconnectivity, Artificial Intelligence, Cyber Resilience – How Technology Empowers Leading Ports - chainPORT concludes 5th Annual Meeting in Montreal

Interconnectivity, Artificial Intelligence, Cyber Resilience – How Technology Empowers Leading Ports - chainPORT concludes 5th Annual Meeting in Montreal

Presidents, CIOs and head strategists of 11 world class ports gather to continue close collaboration of recent years

New container terminal to rise in the Mosnov Zone, connecting Ostrava Airport and Industrial zone with the Port of Antwerp by rail

New container terminal to rise in the Mosnov Zone, connecting Ostrava Airport and Industrial zone with the Port of Antwerp by rail

Port of Antwerp: ecological footprint lags behind freight volume and industrial output

Port of Antwerp: ecological footprint lags behind freight volume and industrial output

SAFIR drone demonstrations in DronePort signal in simultaneous drone flights in Antwerp

SAFIR drone demonstrations in DronePort signal in simultaneous drone flights in Antwerp

Brexit offers opportunities for trade between UK and Port of Antwerp

Brexit offers opportunities for trade between UK and Port of Antwerp

MSC ships directly between Moín (Costa Rica) and Port of Antwerp

MSC ships directly between Moín (Costa Rica) and Port of Antwerp

The 'MSC Katya R' of 4,112 teu is one of the seven ships that MSC operates between Ecuador and Northern Europe.

Best quarter ever for Port of Antwerp

Best quarter ever for Port of Antwerp

The total freight volume handled by Port of Antwerp was up 0.7% during the first six months compared with the same period last year, itself already a record half.

Tank storage company Standic expands with state-of-the-art chemical storage terminal in Port of Antwerp

Tank storage company Standic expands with state-of-the-art chemical storage terminal in Port of Antwerp

About Port of Antwerp

As Europe's second-largest port, the Port of Antwerp is a major lifeline for the Belgian economy: more than 300 line services to over 800 destinations ensure global connectivity. The Port of Antwerp annually handles around 235 million tonnes of international maritime freight, and is home to Europe's largest integrated chemical cluster. The Port of Antwerp accounts, directly and indirectly, for a total of around 143,000 jobs and more than €20 billion added value.  

True to its mission 'a home port vital for a sustainable future’, Antwerp Port Authority aims to flexibly respond to a rapidly evolving maritime market, allowing the port to continue playing its role as a leading world port. The emphasis in this respect is on cooperation, adaptability, a strong focus on innovation and digitisation, and on sustainable added value, as well as on responsibility towards society. 

Antwerp Port Authority is a limited liability company of public law, with the City of Antwerp as sole shareholder. It employs over 1,500 people. Port alderman Annick De Ridder is chairman of the Board of Directors and Jacques Vandermeiren is CEO and President of the Executive Committee, which is responsible for the day-to-day management. www.portofantwerp.com  

Port of Antwerp
Havenhuis
Zaha Hadidplein 1
2030 Antwerp
Belgium