RoRo and Automotive

The port of Amsterdam region is an excellent location for roll-on roll-off and automotive logistics. Dedicated terminals offer a complete turnkey logistics service. The port is adjacent to deep sea water and has excellent hinterland connections.


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Complete turnkey logistics for roro & automotive

New or used cars, trucks, heavy machinery, the port of Amsterdam region is an excellent location for roll-on roll-off and automotive logistics. Dedicated terminals offer a complete turnkey logistics service for importers, dealers, lease companies, rental companies and other large fleet owners from national and international roro transport and preparing vehicles up to storage of batches of vehicles. Important players like Nissan, Grimaldi & Finnlines, Drive Green Highway and Hoëgh Autoliners choose the port.

Excellent hinterland connections

The roro terminals in the port of Amsterdam region are adjacent to deep sea water and have excellent direct and connections to the European hinterland by water, rail, road, air. As an international logistical hub in the logistical ARA (Amsterdam, Rotterdam, Antwerp) hub, the port of Amsterdam region is a logical location for roro transport and roro shipping.

New possibilities with new, biggest sea-lock of the world

The port always seeks opportunities to become smarter, faster and cleaner.With the realization of the new and biggest sea-lock of the world in 2019 (500 meters long, 70 meters wide and 18 meters deep), the port of Amsterdam will be ready to welcome more and bigger ships at the same time. This new lock also offers more capacity 24/7 hours a day, tideless, safe, time efficient and more flexibility. The time to consider new possibilities is now. We welcome you at the port of Amsterdam!

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RoRo and Automotive terminals

8 terminals handle more than 2 million tons of RoRo and automotive cargo yearly

Excellent connections with hinterland

The port of Amsterdam has excellent intermodal hinterland connections.

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Updates on RoRo and Automotive

Highly innovative and sustainable maiden call: K Line's Car Carrier flag ship Drive Green Highway

The world of maritime transportation is becoming smarter and cleaner. One of the world’s largest shipping companies that stimulates and contributes to this development, is Japanese shipping company Kawasaki Kisen Kaisha, Ltd. ("K" Line). K Line has...

World's largest Pure Car and Truck Carrier calls at the port of Amsterdam

The Höegh Target is the first in a series of six Post-Panamax vessels under the New Horizon design that Höegh Autoliners will deliver in the next 18 months. With a deck space of 71,400 square meters and carrying capacity of 8,500 car equivalent...

Koopman deploys additional Ro-Ro vessels to transport automobiles

The Japanese fiscal year ends in March and Nissan is consequently making a final sprint.Koopman Car Terminal & Koopman Autotransport has been deploying additional Ro-Ro vessels to transport the Nissan automobiles.

RollDock Star: maiden call and first load

On December 26th the brand new vessel of the RollDock fleet arrived in Amsterdam. The new addition to the fleet is a submersible vessel, a brand new design. With a heavy duty roll on roll off stern ramp with a 4000 ton capacity and two inboard...

Maiden Voyage Hoegh Antwerp

The Hoegh Antwerp called at Amsterdam for the first time. In honour of its Maiden Voyage to the Netherland’s capital, Port of Amsterdam’s representative Ants Tilma handed Bulgarian Captain Nikolay Petkov the official Port of Amsterdam plaque. The ro...

Waterland Terminal welcomes 500,000th Nissan!

On 21 March 2013 Amsterdam port company Waterland Terminal handled their 500,000th Nissan. A joyous milestone. Nissan vehicles arriving at Waterland Terminal Amsterdam are transported by sea by Hoëgh Autoliners. After transshipment they are further...

Direct contact with our experts

For questions, wishes or more information on RoRo and Automotive

Femke Brenninkmeijer

Commercial Division
Head of Department Energy, Cargo & Offshore
Team Cargo
Tel: +31 6 518 98 412

Ants Tilma

Commercial Division
Commercial Manager General Cargo
Team Cargo
Tel: +31 6 513 35 991