World Economy

New Container Terminal in Netherlands

New Container Terminal in NetherlandsNew Container Terminal in Netherlands

Global marine terminal operator DP World joined hands with four major shipping companies–APL (Singapore), MOL (Japan), HMM (South Korea) and CMA CGM (France)–to officially launch Rotterdam World Gateway, the most innovative and automated container terminal in the world, TradeArabia reported. The new facility can handle the largest container vessels afloat in the most efficient and reliable way due to its innovative character, said DP World chairman Sultan Ahmed Bin Sulayem at the grand opening ceremony. With a current capacity of 2.35 million TEU (twenty-foot equivalent units), RWG is ready to handle the newest generation of ultra large container vessels and the future generations to come.