The region’s largest trade event for the project cargo and breakbulk industry

About Breakbulk Events

Breakbulk Events & Media builds connections between people in the logistics and transport of project and breakbulk cargoes

Since 1989, we've built:

  • industry-leading events in Europe, the Americas and the Middle East in response to market demands with conference programmes that deliver timely information and spark lively discussion
  • created a respected magazine that serves the full industrial supply chain
  • produced a year-round calendar of digital programming for on-demand knowledge and insight from industry experts.

Our industry is “always on” and Breakbulk Europe's digital on-demand content is always available.

We also know that nothing replaces face-to-face interaction; discover new business contacts, develop relationships and grow your presence in the breakbulk & project cargo industry at Breakbulk events.

Breakbulk Events


  • Breakbulk Europe: Breakbulk's largest event, attracting participants from 120+ countries, making it a truly global gathering

  • Breakbulk Middle East: the breakbulk & project cargo hub in the Middle East, supported by several GCC governments and is the place to make connections for new project business

  • Breakbulk Americas: the original Breakbulk event, attracting Houston’s oil & gas players as well as professionals from North, Central and South America and those from around the world interested in projects throughout the region


Breakbulk Media

  • Breakbulk MagazineCovering the industrial supply chain, the magazine is distributed six times per year and frequently includes specialty supplements

  • BreakbulkONE NewsletterThe source for good news and information in the face of pandemic and recovery

  • Breakbulk Studios–Now a staple at Breakbulk events, Breakbulk Studios is the place for in-depth interviews all year round.

Fostering an inclusive breakbulk community


  • Education DayBringing a new generation to the industry through instruction and mentorship

  • Women in BreakbulkA program designed to showcase female leaders in the business, sharing knowledge and experiences to support women in all sectors and all stages of their careers

  • Breakbulk VeteransTapping into the expertise of those who have spent 30+ years in the business


Breakbulk Global Shipper Network



An exclusive global network of senior breakbulk and project cargo owning shippers involved in the engineering, manufacturing and production of industrial projects and project cargo.

Being part of our Breakbulk Global Shipper Network gives members access to exclusive learning and networking opportunities at the world’s largest and most important breakbulk events.