Major regional hub port comprising several harbour basins accessed via locks at IJmuiden. The port handles bulk carriers, containers, general cargo, Ro-Ro, cruise, automobiles and tankers. Please be advised that preparatory work for the construction of the new big lock has started on and around the North Sea Canal Lock complex in IJmuiden. Construction will start in 2016 and will last until the end of 2019/early 2020. During construction vessels transiting the locks may experience some delay.
On the North Sea Canal (Noordzeekanaal), 60 km. NE of Rotterdam.
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