Important Links



Operational updates from APMTR

Please visit the website WWW.APMTRUPDATE.COM for recent updates. This website contains notifications regarding the operations of APM Terminals Rotterdam in general and on any operational delays, interruptions or outages as a result of severe weather conditions or other unexpected circumstances.

Should you also wish to be kept informed by email on the latest updates, please send an email with the address that we should add to our distribution list. Please send your request to: and the address will be added to the list (during office hours). 

 Cargo opening time

Export containers can be delivered as of 8 days prior to proforma vessel arrival. Containers will not be accepted before this 8 day period. This rule is applicable for all containers (full and empty) delivered by truck, barge, feeder or rail. Please find the container Cargo Opening Time per vessel for the coming period on ePortal, our track & trace system, in the section Berth.

Cargo Card

Please be advised that all drivers arriving at the terminal without a Cargo Card will be charged 10,00 Euro for a temporary terminal card. Cargo Cards can be obtained from Secure Logistics, click here for their website.

cargo card




safety We are committed to protecting the Health & Safety of our employees and others, and are actively engaged in various industry initiatives to constantly improve health and safety issues.