Shipping & Port Agency - Broekman Logistics

Shipping & Port Agency


Broekman Shipping draws on 60 years of experience as a Port Agency in the port of Rotterdam. We offer multi liner services for worldwide ocean transport and provide tramp services to support tramp vessel operations.

Liner Agency


We represent over 10 liner services and provide ocean transport solutions to various regions worldwide. Our extensive network of specialized shipping lines  and logistics partners enable us to plan efficient routes and optimise costs. We commit to quality and precision, managing every step to ensure your freight arrives safely and on time.

As a carrier representative, we take care of booking your export shipments and handling your import shipments by means of the effective coordination of loading and unloading by stevedores and customs authorities we ensure timely import unloading or export loading. We do not just offer ocean transport, we look beyond, meaning we develop tailor-made solutions that meet your requirements. Whether you need pre or on-carriage by road, rail or barge, comprehensive customs documentation  or fiscal representation, we will cater to your needs.

Tramp Port Agency


From our headquarters office in Rotterdam Broekman Shipping’s Port Tramp Agency acts as a local representative for shipping organisations and vessel owners in the ports of Rotterdam, Amsterdam, IJmuiden, Terneuzen and Vlissingen. We provide similar services from a local office in the North of the Netherlands in the Eemshaven and port of Delfzijl. We are the intermediary between the owners of the vessel, local port authorities, customs officials, regulatory bodies and immigration.

We provide shipping agency services, cargo handling, coordination of custom authorities, customs clearance, operational vessel repair calls and assistance, bunkering, supplies and repairs, disposal, and operational- and crew assistance.



How can we help you?

Johan Molenaar

Branche Manager
[email protected]

Johan Molenaar

Are you in search of a strategic partner to move your cargo over sea from A to B?


Each cargo shipment is unique and differs in type, destination, timing, regulations, documentation and handling. We understand the situation of our partners and the set of requirements every shipment has, which is why we provide customised solutions. We offer solutions for the following cargo segments:

  • Containers
  • RoRo
  • Oversized- and heavy cargo
  • Breakbulk
  • Dry and wet bulk
  • Project cargo


Our role as chain coordinator

We work together with shippers, exporters, charterers and overseas agents to whom we provide comprehensive door-to-door solutions as bespoke, integrated concepts. In addition, we offer our services to container sub-agencies, navy- and army port agencies, and cruise port agencies.

Broekman Shipping is a member of the Association of Rotterdam Shipbrokers and Agents (VRC), which represents the interest of ship brokers and agents to keep the Port of Rotterdam  competitive and attractive for all types of cargo and ships.

We are your shipping expert


We take pride in delivering on the promises you make to your end-users with an entrepreneurial spirit and a personal touch. We offer our services worldwide.

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Contact our liner agency and tramp port experts

Ruud Meuldijk

The Netherlands

Johan Molenaar

The Netherlands

Ricardo Patricio Huercio

The Netherlands

Jan Willem Dijksterhuis

The Netherlands

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