Port news

Here's to a shining 2023!

23/12/2022 Communications

The entire MLSO team wishes you a happy New Year!

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Concession tariffs 2022

28/10/2021 Economics

On Wednesday 8 September 2021, the Executive Board approved the tariffs for 2022 concessions and land leases. You can read these here. If you have a question, you are welcome to contact us via...

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EUR 375,000 to make the port on the left bank of the Scheldt even more sustainable

01/07/2021 Sustainability

The Province of East Flanders and MLSO are joining forces to make the port on the left bank of the Scheldt even more sustainable. The Province will invest 75,000 euros each year for this purpose over...

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8 and 9 May 2021: E34 closed in both directions for construction of definitive bridge for cyclists

30/04/2021 Mobility Communications

On 8 and 9 May 2021, the E34 at Waaslandhaven-Oost will be completely closed in both directions. During that weekend, the contractor will install the new bicycle bridge over the motorway. Work...

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Continued efforts to promote the sustainable development of Waaslandhaven

24/02/2021 Communications

On 24 February 2021, MLSO’s executive board met for the 300th time. Over the past 40 years, Waaslandhaven has undergone far-reaching changes. This is the perfect time to reflect upon the past and...

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Port developments

BAKEN - a landmark for the Waasland Logistics Park


BAKEN was recently erected at the edge of the Waasland Logistics Park, phase West on the border between the port area and the polders. This work of art by Niko Van Stichel and Lut Vandebos refers to...

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Focus on sustainability


The Port of Antwerp wants to play a pioneering role in sustainability. MLSO, Port of Antwerp-Bruges, and Alfaport Voka, together with the entire port community, are all committed to this goal....

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Port of Waasland (Waaslandhaven) employment (2022)

  • 22.086 FTE in direct employment
  • 2.984 FTE contractors
  • 49.913 FTE in total employment (direct + indirect)

  • 108.706.589 tonnes of goods
  • 91.338.367 tonnes in containers
  • 7.855.055 TEU

Total surface area for concessions and ground leasing (2022): 4.997.571 m2

  • 2.596.656 m2  (concessions)
  • 2.400.915 m2 (leasehold)
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