Port & Logistics
The Drechtsteden have a seaport of several inland ports. Due to this location between the mainports of Rotterdam and Antwerp, the region has developed a logistics DNA with a number of specialties on heavy – and special transport, handling and contract logistics.
This cluster has two top locations: the Western Bank of Dordrecht with seaport and the BCTN container terminal in Alblasserdam. Both sites are operated by the Port of Rotterdam Authority.
Leading companies are: ZHD, Van der Wees, Agrodelta, Lankhorst, HVC, Jongeneel, Jansen Recycling, Sarens, Engie, Transnational Blenders, Boon Food Group, B&S Global, Peute, Picnic, Muller Dordrecht, BCTN, Maat Transport, Standic, Brenntag, DSV, Tata Steel.