Rotterdam Partners

About Rotterdam Partners

Rotterdam Partners is dedicated to moving the city forward. We focus on Rotterdam’s image and promote the Rotterdam region nationally and internationally. We’re responsible for city marketing, acquisition marketing and helping with the development of a better business climate. This is how we strengthen the Rotterdam economy in the broadest sense of the term.


Agri-food | Life Sciences & Health | Cleantech | Maritime & Offshore | Logistics & Transport| Start-ups | Smart Industry & IT | Business Services

Regional Strengths

Rotterdam, city on the Maas, is considered the most modern city of the Netherlands. Atypical in its own country, internationally renowned for its passion for innovation and its unpolished charms. Thanks to its strategic position Rotterdam is literally connected with the rest of the world. Here you can feel and witness the “make it happen” mentality. Rotterdam is the city where the new economy is a natural extension of the old economy and where crossovers happen organically. The city offers unparalleled room for innovation and entrepreneurship. In Rotterdam, residents, entrepreneurs and students are provided with mental and physical opportunities to develop, innovate, grow and conquer the world.

Who's Here

China Shipping, Maersk, Cosco, Hamburg Sud, Steinweg Handelsveem, Den Hartogh Logistics, VAT Logistics, Eurofrigo, Canon/Nippon, BYD, European Container Terminals, ZPMC, Busan Port Authority, Zener Maritime, Tatsumi Shokai, UPM Europe, Shell, ExxonMobil, BP, Q8, Petrobras, Petronas, Vopak, VTTI, Emerald Kalama, AkzoNobel, Huntsman, Eastman Chemicals, Nuctech, LyondellBasell, LukOil, Unilever, Coca-Cola, Quaker Oats, Daiwa Kasei, Codrico, Nidera, Refresco Gerber, Verstegen Specerijen, Olam, Wilmar, Robeco, Bank of China, Allianz, Deutsche Bank, KPMG, EY, PWC, Deloitte, AIG, HAL invest, ABB, E.ON, Rambus Payments, Braskem, OMA, Studio Roosegaarde, Van Oord, Boskalis, Damen, SBM Offshore, CGI, KPN, LT Foods, Cambridge Innovation Centre, Siff, MVRDV, CIC, Venture Café, j5create

サクセス ストーリー

"In our experience Rotterdam is a very nice place, with great infrastructure. Local expertise and history of the market is also excellent. We feel comfortable that it is a perfect place for us to grow our business." Colin Sprott President
Navigators Group's Global Marine Unit




New York Office

666 Third Avenue, 19th floor
New York, NY 10017