Tag: Rotterdam

Marine biofuel refueling in Rotterdam a success

Marine biofuel refueling in Rotterdam a success

March 31, 2019 |

In the Netherlands, IKEA Transport & Logistics Services, CMA CGM, the GoodShipping Program and the Port of Rotterdam announced the successful refuelling of the CMA CGM White Shark with sustainable marine bio-fuel oil. The test, which represents a major step for the decarbonisation of ocean freight, saw the companies work together in a first-of-its-kind partnership […]

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Trash to Treasure – From Canada to Europe, Enerkem turns trash to cash

Trash to Treasure – From Canada to Europe, Enerkem turns trash to cash

February 17, 2018 |

In Canada, more big news is coming out of Enerkem with the latest waste-to-chemistry project in Rotterdam to be the first of its kind in Europe to provide a sustainable alternative solution for non-recyclable wastes, converting waste plastics and other mixed wastes into new raw materials. Background In case you’ve been hibernating this winter and […]

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Port of Rotterdam reports gains in biofuels volumes

Port of Rotterdam reports gains in biofuels volumes

March 25, 2013 |

In the Netherlands, the Port of Rotterdam’s throughput of biofuels increased 24% in 2012 to nearly 6 million metric tons. The gains are attributed primarily to biodiesel, as the throughput of ethanol dropped by 17%. Imports from France sharply increased. More on the story.

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Freight rates slipping for ethanol from US Gulf to Rotterdam

Freight rates slipping for ethanol from US Gulf to Rotterdam

August 20, 2012 |

In Texas, brokerage firm Netco says freight rates for ethanol from Houston to Rotterdam are at the lowest point seen this year, at just $45 per metric ton for 5,000 ton vessels. The firm says it would take a huge correction in the freight market for prices to rebound back to early highs of $60 […]

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