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Thousands of project cargo and traditional breakbulk cargo logisticians will take part in Breakbulk Europe Exhibition 2013, running May 13-16 at Belgium’s Antwerp Expo.

Breakbulk Europe 2013 is the largest exhibition and educational forum in Europe focused on project cargo and traditional breakbulk logistics professionals.

Executive presentations — open to all attendees — will address the strategic needs of the logistics industry. Topics and speakers include:

  • MPV Fleet Outlook — Susan Oatway, Associate, Drewry Shipping Consultants.
  • Port Privatization in Black Sea Countries — Nikolay Melnkov and Arthu Nitsevych, Partners, Interlegal Ukraine.
  • Finding Skilled Labor in Emerging Markets — Robert Frei, EMEA Regional Practice Leader, Logistics and Transportation, Partner, Stanton Chase International.
  • South America’s Mining Hotspot — Alex Azparrent, Materials Manager, Fluor.
  • Piracy’s Unending Threat — Nis Leerskov Mathiesen, Chief Analyst, Risk Intelligence

Educational development will include: Entry level PPG Certificate in Project Forwarding; Intermediate Level PLS Managing Logistics for Capital Projects (includes offsite visits to terminals and project packers) and Richard Krabbendam’s Heavy Transport and Lifting Master Class.

Breakbulk Europe Exhibition 2013 will bring together 250 exhibitors and attract more than 4,500 breakbulk and project cargo logisticians from all over the world.

At the Breakbulk Europe exhibition, shippers have the opportunity to meet and develop relationships with the leading specialized carriers, freight forwarders, ports, terminals, packers and equipment companies who have the expertise and resources to handle oversized and overweight cargoes.

Breakbulk Europe is one of three annual breakbulk and project cargo transportation conferences and exhibitions organized by Breakbulk Events, alongside Breakbulk Americas (Ernst N Morial Convention Center, New Orleans, Sept. 24-26, 2013) and Breakbulk China (Shanghai World Expo Exhibition and Convention Center, Shanghai, March 10-14, 2014).

Breakbulk Events also organizes smaller congresses and workshops in South Africa, Brazil, Turkey and India.


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