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Port of Rotterdam Authority launches Pronto

[ August 13, 2019   //   ]

On August 8th 2019, the Port of Rotterdam Authority launched its new company PortXchange Products BV (“PortXchange”). This entity is set up to offer the Pronto platform and application to ports around the world over the next few years. The establishment of a separate company will enable partnerships with a variety of global players.

Together with strategic partners Shell International Trading and Shipping Company Limited (“Shell”) and A.P. Moller – Maersk, PortXchange will initially offer Pronto to several ports outside the Netherlands. The launch of PortXchange provides a platform to create new strategic partnerships geared towards implementing smart digital solutions like Pronto in ports worldwide with ports, shipping companies and terminals. This in turn contributes to the ambition of Port of Rotterdam to become the world’s smartest port.