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  The Ports of Curaçao are all natural, sheltered ports that offer safe, fast, efficient and reliable handling of both ships and cargo. Curaçao has always played an important role in international commerce due to its strategic location, stable political conditions and its deep and wide naturally sheltered main harbor, the Port of Willemstad. The Port of Willemstad has been recognized with the award:'Most Dependable Port 1997' by the Caribbean Shipping Association.

The Port of Willemstad's strategic geographical location with respect to the United States, South America and Europe is one of the major factors that has contributed in making Curaçao such an important regional transshipment hub for container shipping. In fact, the Port of Willemstad is the second biggest seaport in the Kingdom of the Netherlands, after Rotterdam, and definitely one of the two or three most modern and efficient ports in the wider Caribbean, featuring among others the best mooring facility for latest generation mega cruise ships.

State-of-the-art technology combined with quality service, make the Willemstad Container Terminal one of the largest and most reliable and efficient in the region. CPS offers general cargo, container, bulk, break-bulk, neo-bulk and transshipment handling, roll-on/roll-off facilities, reefer facilities, stripping/stuffing and storage facilities at competitive rates and operates 24 hours a day, seven days a week, all year round. In January 1998 CPS became the first in the Caribbean to achieve the ISO 9002 Certificate Summa Cum Laude, for her entire administrative and operational activities. Add to this the fact that Curaçao is located off the main hurricane routes and you have the perfect gateway in the Caribbean.