International event for project cargo professionals


Project Cargo Summit – third edition!
The meeting place of the European Project Cargo industry

Project Cargo Summit 2020 will return on 23 & 24 September 2020 in Rotterdam, the Netherlands. Project cargo professionals from all over Europe will discuss important industry developments and showcase cutting-edge innovations that will shape the project cargo industry of tomorrow.

We are proud to present a collaboration between the Dutch Ship Brokers and the Project Cargo Summit! This means even more visitors, a stronger congres programme, more exhibitors, an extravagant network dinner and international guests from all over the world.

Exhibit 2020

Exclusive collaboration

We are proud to present our exclusive partner for the Project Cargo Summit 2020: Dutch Shipbrokers Society.

Their biennial Shipbrokers Diner brings more than 800 professionals from the project cargo and dry- and wet bulk together. The diner has been organized since 1984 and has become a great succes with every director of the sector attending. This year we put our strengths together to make both our events a greater succes than ever before. Curious what the benefits are for the Project Cargo Summit?

  • Visitors from all over the world
  • Even stronger congress programme
  • Top management of the shipbrokers society on the exhibition floor

Interested to meet a total of 3.000 professionals from all over the world? Contact us for a stand on our exhibition via the button below.

Exhibit 2020

Why exhibit?

  • Bigger location: Van Nelle Fabriek, Rotterdam
  • Exclusive partnership with Dutch Shipbrokers with 800 professionals from across the globe.
  • High-level conference programme
  • Show your business to 3000 international visitors

Exhibit 2020

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