Port of Ijmuiden

Port of Ijmuiden

Port of Ijmuiden
Port of Ijmuiden

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Port basic or overview

Ijmuiden is a major seaport located at the entrance to the North Sea Canal (Nordzee Kanaal), approximately 30 kilometers (18 miles) west of Amsterdam. IJMUIDEN is a major port.

  • Port code: NLIJM
  • Port size: Sea Lock IJmuiden is 500 meters long, 70 meters wide and 18 meters deep.
  • Port addresses: IJMUIDEN is located at UK Coast & Atlantic, North Sea in Netherlands at coordinates N 52° 27′
  • 41.10″ – E 004° 35′ 01.74″
  • Main cargo/vessel type: Regular vessel types calling at IJMUIDEN include sailing vessels (38%), pleasure craft
  • (24%), oil/chemical tankers (8%), general cargo (6%), and bulk carriers (3%).
  • TEUs: 5000 TEU

It is well-known for its fresh and deep-frozen fish storage and transhipment, offshore activities, ferry and cruise shipping, and offshore asset assembly and construction. Since 2006, the Port of IJmuiden has provided services to the offshore wind industry. Its extensive track record in providing infrastructure for offshore wind farm installation and maintenance includes OWEZ, Amalia, and Luchterduinen. Find out more interesting facts about this port.

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