Metal - Broekman Logistics



Metal is renowned for its strength, versatility and durability. It is a fundamental and adaptable material, ensuring integration into numerous products across various industries.

Non-ferrous metals - aluminium - BDP

Contributing to an interconnected market of durable metal products

The benefits of metal, including versatility, strength, heat resistance, conductivity, corrosion resistance and recyclability, make it a crucial product for use as a raw material in end-products. It explains the numerous industries that heavily rely on metal: construction, automotive, aerospace and electronics. All are globally demanded, resulting in a highly international metal industry with extensive trade networks. Import and export of metal products involve navigating trade regulations, tariffs, and compliance with international standards.

Navigating the metal market demands expertise. We understand your constant pursuit of the highest safety standards. Compliance with standards such as ISO certifications is becoming a prerequisite for market entry and maintaining competitiveness. Additionally, metal is highly suitable for recycling, which enables the global shift towards production of sustainable items resulting in a positive environmental impact. And still enhancing product quality.

We understand the challenges you face considering compliancy, sustainability, and especially logistics. Our multipurpose terminals adhere to stringent regulations governing the quality of our logistics services provided, including careful handling, safety, security and transportation. We look beyond logistics, focusing on industry standards and adapting our services to the dynamic landscape of the global metal market.

We deliver your metal products and provide a one-stop solution


Our logistics experts provide end-to-end solutions, covering every aspect of your industrial metal and supply chain. We handle metal products of all dimensions, from small pieces to heavy-weighing items, including:

  • Ferrous metals: iron, steel, stainless steel, cast iron
  • Non-ferrous and base metals: aluminum, lead, copper, brass, zinc, nickel
  • Alkaline earth metals: magnesium, calcium, barium
  • Raw materials for production of metal

Depending on your products’ unique requirements, we securely store your cargo outdoors or indoors in our warehouses, also certified by the London Metal Exchange (LME).

How can we help you?

Mark de Laat

Manager Business Development
[email protected]

Mark de Laat

Integrated supply chain solutions


Whether you are dealing with fluctuating raw material prices or international shipments of metal and aligning this with storage and transportation capacity, our logistics services adapt to your unique requirements. From crossdocking, coaster and barge in our all-weather terminal to efficient handling of customs clearance.

Serve your international metal markets directly from our facilities


Our multipurpose terminals and warehouses are strategically located near transportation hubs, including the port of Rotterdam in the Netherlands. We specialise in handling breakbulk cargo at our terminals, meeting the unique requirements of metal shipments. From our terminals we provide multimodal transportation connections with direct access to the European hinterland, as well as global markets by sea.

By handling, storing and adding value to your items directly at our specialised multipurpose terminals, we can ship your metal products to any destination. We streamline supply chain operations and ensure efficient alignment with your specific needs.

We specialise in operational and logistics solutions for metal products, always guaranteeing safe transportation. Our own team of dockers and terminal staff has the experience and expertise to guarantee safe and secure handling of your valuable shipments.

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Contact our experts in your region

Mark de Laat

The Netherlands

Suresh Srinivasan

+91 9840575528

Daniel Mares

Czech Republic
+420 725 539 053

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