28-30 November 2023
Antwerp expo

the future of breakbulk

Dedicated to breakbulk, heavy lift, roro & project cargo

AntwerpXL is where the world's leading players in breakbulk gather to connect, learn, innovate and do business. Taking place in 2023 in the European hub of the industry, the event gives cargo owners, ports, carriers, forwarders, and all those working in breakbulk logistics the connections and the know-how to overcome any obstacle, and deliver without fail.

Check out the sneak preview below for AntwerpXL 2023, and discover how you can help us build a brighter tomorrow...


As the only dedicated business event for the breakbulk maritime industry located in Antwerp, there are a range of benefits in attending AntwerpXL.

Dedicated FOCUS

A dedicated breakbulk maritime event means you get the best content.


We work with the community to bring you the right suppliers.


Focused on delivering a cost-effective, face-to-face event!


Learn about the latest trends and the exciting future of breakbulk.


Get the opportunity to network with an international audience.


Takes place in Europe's biggest breakbulk port and home of breakbulk.


AntwerpXL hosts exhibitors from every corner of the market, from freight forwarders to ports. Check out the exhibitor list to see who you can meet at the show.

What's on

AntwerpXL 2023 will host educational content & networking opportunities, exploring the future of breakbulk and how visitors can charter a course to success.

Port of Antwerp-Bruges

Port of Antwerp-Bruges

Before the Opening Ceremony gets underway, spend the afternoon meeting your fellow visitors and touring the historic Port of Antwerp and it's breakbulk facilities.

Opening Ceremony & Welcome Reception

Opening Ceremony & Welcome Reception

Join us as the ribbon is cut for the official Welcome Reception, perfect for networking, seeing what the show has in store, and relaxing with a glass of champagne!

The Main Deck Conference

The Main Deck Conference

Delivered by leading experts, the Main Deck programme will explore key issues facing the breakbulk market, and how visitors can overcome them.

Networking Bar & EVENTS

Networking Bar & EVENTS

Take a minute to rest and network at the bar and enjoy a range of events from on-stand parties to nights out on Antwerp square!

Innovation start-up zone

Innovation start-up zone

Immerse yourself in the future of breakbulk as we showcase the latest innovative start-ups and the technologies that are coming over the horizon.

The next gen debate

The next gen debate

Featuring the best and brightest of the next generation of breakbulk professionals, the Next Gen Debate will explore key issues & advice for up-and-comers in the industry.

Get involved

AntwerpXL hosts the breakbulk industry and is the perfect platform that helps your business on a day-to-day basis.


Contact the team

The AntwerpXL team are always on hand and happy to help with any questions you may have in regards to visiting, exhibiting and speaking at the event.
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AntwerpXL is all about connecting those working in the breakbulk industry. Register now to forge new relationships and business opportunities.


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