Belgium’s maritime industry holds a pivotal position in the nation’s economy, facilitated by its extensive coastline and access to major European waterways. The Port of Antwerp stands out as one of the largest and busiest ports in Europe, renowned for its handling of containerized cargo, liquid bulk, and breakbulk shipments. With state-of-the-art facilities and strategic location along the Scheldt River, Antwerp serves as a crucial hub for global trade, connecting Europe with markets worldwide. Additionally, Belgium’s maritime sector encompasses the Port of Zeebrugge, specializing in Ro-Ro traffic, container handling, and automotive logistics, further enhancing the country’s role in international maritime commerce. Belgium’s commitment to sustainability is evident in its efforts to develop eco-friendly port operations and promote green shipping initiatives, reflecting its leadership in maritime innovation and environmental stewardship.

Major Ports supported
  1. Port of Antwerp: Europe’s second-largest port, renowned for efficient handling of containerized and bulk cargo, situated on the Scheldt River, facilitating global trade connections, driving Belgium’s economy.
  2. Port of Zeebrugge: Vital maritime gateway specializing in Ro-Ro traffic, container handling, and automotive logistics, with modern infrastructure and strategic location facilitating international trade and passenger ferry services.
  3. Port of Ghent: Belgium’s third-largest port inland along the Ghent-Terneuzen Canal, specializing in bulk cargo like grains, coal, and petroleum, vital industrial hub with excellent European waterway and railway connections.
  4. Port of Brussels: Capital’s inland port handling containerized cargo, bulk goods, and liquid bulk, located on the Brussels-Scheldt Canal, providing logistical support to regional businesses, contributing to Belgium’s maritime trade network.
Services offered

Annual and 5-Yearly inspections – Lifesaving Appliances and Equipment: Life boat, Life Raft, Firefighting Appliances and Equipment, Davits, Load Testing, Spare Parts and Supply. Launching appliances and release gears testing, calibration and automation services. Ship repair, Fuel and Oil.