The world’s largest project cargo and breakbulk event

Why visit?

Breakbulk Europe is the largest gathering of project cargo professionals covering the entire supply chain

We're bringing the project cargo community together in Rotterdam from 21-23 May 2024! Breakbulk Europe brings together a truly international audience, representing over 120 countries​​​​​ under one roof.

Interested in visiting


Networking and building connections are at the heart of the show

At Breakbulk Europe, you’ll gain business opportunities and establish new relationships to service your global project needs.

Situated alongside Europe’s largest port, Rotterdam’s maritime heritage and buzzing cultural and social scene make it the ideal location for this global cargo event!


Tune into 20+ hours of content across 3 days

Join our networking and social activities including the Breakbulk Boulevard Party, Women in Breakbulk Breakfast, Rotterdam Boat Tour and much more.

Keep up to date with project opportunities, stay ahead of the curve with industry trends and join us at Breakbulk Europe 2024!


What you missed at Breakbulk Europe 2023


Chartering Workshop

This workshop provides a deeper understanding of chartering principles and applications for full-time chartering professionals as well as those who work with chartering contracts. 

Women in Breakbulk

We'll be hosting a breakfast event to support women to make more connections with female colleagues on the opening morning of Breakbulk Europe and have the opportunity to meet up during the event.

Rotterdam Boat Tour

Journey through the heart of the largest seaport in Europe and admire the skyline of Rotterdam whilst connecting with likeminded peers and enjoying canapes and refreshments.


Get an insight into Breakbulk Europe and watch the 2023 recap video


Join the Breakbulk Community


bb_logo_gep_blueonwhite-(1).pngIf you do business in more than one region in the world, your marketing program should reflect your coverage. The Global Event Partner program is designed to support your business goals through our three events in Dubai, Rotterdam and Houston. Become a Global Event Partner to maximise your reach to key decision-makers.

Become a Global Event Partner


bb_logo_gsn_blueonwhite-(2).pngThe Global Shipper Network is an exclusive network of senior breakbulk and project cargo owning shippers involved in the engineering, manufacturing and production of industrial projects and project cargo. Access exclusive learning and networking opportunities and join today!

Join the Global Shipper Network