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Founded in June 1999 by the Ghent City Council, Ghent Port Company became operational on January 1, 2000. An autonomous municipal port company, its primary role is to provide and maintain the necessary infrastructure to guarantee the smooth handling of shipping and cargo traffic

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Every year, about 40 million tonnes of water-borne cargo is handled at the seaport of Ghent. Two thirds of this is transported on board seagoing vessels, which mainly import and export ores and metal residues, foodstuffs, animal feed, fossil and bio fuels, wood and forest products, building raw materials, chemicals, minerals and cars.

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