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Corporate Story

Trade association NMT connects, represents and strengthens the maritime manufacturing industry of the Netherlands.

Members' interests are best served from a strong, strategic sector. That is why NMT is working hard in Brussels, The Hague and in the region for a long-term maritime industry policy and a level playing field.

NMT provides shipbuilders, maritime suppliers and service providers with an inspiring network, in which mutual contact and knowledge development are important returns. The network is supported with a sophisticated program of matchmaking, seminars, trainings and publications.

With numerous international trade fairs, trade missions and strategic PR, NMT helps its members create and exploit economic opportunities. Dutch maritime branding in optima forma.
To build international competitiveness, innovation is paramount. Besides sector-specific themes and market intelligence, NMT also - and in cooperation with other maritime organizations - focuses on complex challenges such as digitalization, energy transition and the influx of sufficient professionals. Promoting the sector as an attractive employer is a separate spearhead.

NMT is based on the Rotterdam Maas and maintains intensive contact with its members from there. It helps if you speak each other's language and know each other's needs; many NMT members themselves come from the maritime industry.
NMT, for the maritime manufacturing industry