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Utrecht
Country : Netherlands - NL
Country time zone : +1
Latitude : 52 5' 34.3536'' N
Longtitude : 5 6' 16.1280'' E
Current status : Port Open
UNCTAD : NLORJ

Utrecht is not a coastal city, so it does not have a traditional seaport. However, it does have a significant inland port that plays a crucial role in the transportation of goods via the extensive Dutch waterway network. The primary inland port in Utrecht is the Port of Utrecht, which is situated along the Amsterdam-Rhine Canal.

Port of Utrecht:

  1. Location:

    • The Port of Utrecht is strategically located along the Amsterdam-Rhine Canal, which connects the city to the Port of Amsterdam and the Rhine River.
  2. Role and Importance:

    • The port serves as an inland hub for the transfer of goods between seaports and the interior of the Netherlands and other European countries.
    • It facilitates the transportation of goods by water, providing an alternative to road and rail transport.
  3. Connectivity:

    • The Amsterdam-Rhine Canal allows for the transportation of goods by barges and ships, connecting Utrecht to major waterways and seaports.
  4. Goods Handled:

    • The port handles various types of cargo, including bulk goods, containers, and general cargo.
  5. Logistics and Distribution:

    • The Port of Utrecht is a crucial logistics and distribution center, offering businesses efficient access to the European market.
  6. Industrial Areas:

    • The port area is often associated with industrial zones and logistics facilities, contributing to the economic activities of the region.
  7. Sustainability:

    • In line with broader trends in the transportation and logistics industry, efforts are made to enhance sustainability and reduce the environmental impact of port operations.
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Ships recently around Utrecht port:

SEEN Πλοίο Κατασκευή GT DWT Μέγεθος (m)
2024-06-24 22:01:30
Cargo ship
0 0 70 / 9 m
2024-06-24 22:01:30
Other type
0 0 86 / 10 m
2024-06-18 14:32:13
Pleasure craft
0 0 9 / 3 m
2024-06-15 20:22:00
Pleasure craft
0 0
2024-06-15 20:22:00
Pleasure craft
0 0 12 / 8 m
2024-06-24 13:32:36
Pleasure craft
0 0 13 / 4 m
2024-06-22 18:12:26
Passenger ship
0 0 34 / 5 m
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