Tell us your intermodal ideas

ROSTOCK PORT GmbH (RP) operates the infrastructure of Rostock seaport on land and water and is a shareholder of the intermodal terminal operating company. Ferry and ro-ro traffic contributes to approx. 60% of the gross handling volume through the port. The ferry and ro-ro services operate mainly to and from Denmark (Gedser), Sweden (Trelleborg) and Finland (Hanko, Helsinki). The share of intermodal traffic flows through the port is very important. It shall be further developed to strengthen Rostock's position as major ferry and ro/ro hub. Against this, we award the following tender to create business ideas or concepts.

We are looking for an engaged intermodal operator who is ready to extent its business and who

  • wants to develop and increase Rostock's intermodal traffic volumes
  • has access to contracted freight volumes and/or is able to do so
  • will provide further supplementing services at Rostock
  • has a proven experience in this business and a reliable financial basis

ROSTOCK PORT offers the following supporting intermodal actions

  • a network with important local market players
  • the willingness to enter into a joint venture or other form of cooperation
  • an integration into Baltic Sea container services (Silk Road initiative, e.g.) under implementation
  • delegation of experienced staff

Benefits of the Port of Rostock

  • Open access to berths and terminals
  • Ferry-and ro/ro hub with 120 departures per week and 24 / 7 operation
  • Reconstructed intermodal terminal with existing shunting capacities at the rail yard close by High-capacity road and rail connections to the hinterland
  • Logistic services and sufficient development areas available for settlement
  • Existing local cargo volumes (e.g. paper- and industry components)


We are looking forward to receive your proposals and business concepts until March 29th, 2019. After an evaluation of all received concepts, further bilateral discussion are scheduled. Take you chance and benefit from a cooperation with market players at a growing intermodal location.



Ost-West-Straße 32 18147 Rostock
Herr Thomas Biebig
Head of Port Strategy & Business Development
Phone+49 (0) 381 350 5050
Fax+49 (0) 381 350 5055