Toyota, PSA Groupe, Mercedes-Benz, Ford, Mitsubishi, BMW, Volvo, Renault, Mazda, Nissan, Suzuki and others
location of activities
The coastal port of Zeebrugge in Belgium has grown into one of the most important transport centres giving access to the European market.
The port has a unique geographical position:
• On the coast of the North Sea, the busiest sea in the world
• At the crossroads of the cargo flows between the continent and the United Kingdom and between Scandinavia and southern Europe
• The port of Zeebrugge acts as a transhipment hub for the UK and Ireland. All east coast ports are served with frequency
• Close to the industrialised centres and large cities of the European continent.
Zeebrugge has developed into a versatile port. It is a leader in European maritime trade with more than 25 daily freight departures to the UK, Scandinavia and the Baltic region, as well as to southern Europe.
It is also a major gas hub with shipments from Russia and Qatar, LNG bunkering facilities and pipeline connections to France, Norway & UK.
The port of Zeebrugge is a top-class container port that can accept the largest container vessels at its state-of-the-art container terminal.
In and around the port of Zeebrugge some 8m cars are assembled per annum with dense flows of related components and finished vehicles.
Zeebrugge is therefore a global leader in the car trade with more than 2.8m units handled per year, whether imported, exported or transhipped.
All major deep-sea shipping lines and feeder operators centralise their activities in the Zeebrugge hub.
The Zeebrugge terminals together have a capacity of 230,000 units over an area of approximately 410 hectares.
There are six centres providing quality control, pre-delivery services and option fitting as per customers’ needs.
All related services, both technical and logistical, are provided for.