With over 200 worldwide destinations and more than 30 shipping companies operating here, the Port of Zeebrugge is an important link for international trade and a major European hub for the transportation of goods to and from the UK, Scandinavia and Central, Eastern and Southern Europe.
Ideally situated on the world’s busiest sea shipping channel, the North Sea, the port has exceptional nautical access 24 hours a day. This easy access applies for even the largest container ships with a draught of over 16 metres. The port’s location forms a direct gateway to maritime routes and is close to end consumers. 60% of the EU’s purchasing power is within 550 kilometres.