Port of Ghent and Port of Sealand sign intention to investigate fusion
Port of Ghent and Port of Sealand conducted a study to investigate the effect of a fusion between both ports. This study showed that both ports would benefit in terms of growth and employment. They are now in the process of investigating how a fusion can be achieved. Whether this is the way to go should be clear by the end of April 2017.
Watch this video (in Dutch) to understand the importance and differentiation of these ports (bulk handling) compared to Antwerp and Rotterdam ports (container handling).