November 09,2016

WWSA General Assembly in Abu Dhabi

WWSA has held its fall general assembly in Abu Dhabi end of October 2016. See more pictures in the Gallery section[more]

June 10,2016

WWSA statutory General Assemby in Antwerp

WWSA held its annual Statutory General Assembly on May 23 and 24 2016 in Antwerp. This was followed by an intensive presence at the Breakbulk Europe exhibition. See pictures in the media section.[more]

November 28,2014

Samsara Shipping Agency has been awarded Ship Agency of the Year

Samsara Shipping Agency, Capt Pankaj Mehrotra, VP, receiving the Ship Agency of the Year award 2014 from Mr Yaqoub Abdulla, Director Marketing & Promotions, Sharjah Port Authorities & Clive Woodbridge, Editor, The...[more]

August 26,2014

Conway Shipping becomes WWSA member in New-Zealand

We are pleased to announce that Conway Shipping has become WWSA's member in New Zealand. Please see our directory and vsiist their websites.

June 18,2014

Marakiba becomes WWSA's new member in Lebanon

We are pleased t announce that Marakiba has become WWSA's new member in Lebanon.

May 28,2014

Europe Breakbulk Exhibition

WWSA was present as exhibitor at the 2014 Europe Breakbulk exhibition. The WWSA members have intensively been using this booth as meeting point with their business relations.[more]

May 28,2014

WWSA General Assembly

WWSA has held its genereal assembly on 13 May 2014 in Antwerp and a new Board of Directors has been elected.[more]

May 28,2014

News from the UK

John Good Shipping is delighted to confirm it's appointment as UK port agent for UASC with effect 18 May to support their AEC1, AEC3 and AEC4 loops calling at Felixstowe.[more]

May 07,2014

Sea Shipping Services becomes WWSA member in France

Sea Shipping Services has become our member in France. Please visit their site and learn more at

May 07,2014

Iran Tarabar becomes WWSA's member in Iran

Iran Tarabar has become our member in Iran. Learn more at their site[more]

March 17,2014

WWSA at the Asia Break Bulk exhibition in Shanghai

WWSA has been present at the Asia Break Bulk exhibition in Shanghai. More than 20 companies will be recontacted. From our association Pakistan (Muhammad Rehan from Universal Shipping), Nigeria (Pieter ter Veen and Kristof...[more]

January 29,2014

Strikes in Lisbon - Portugal

Unions announced strikes in Lisbon for the first shifts on weekdays, 08h00 / 17h00 during the period February 3rd to February 10th 2014. Lines are planning schedules well in advance but last minute change of rotation, cut and...[more]

January 17,2014

Tarik Ship Agent & Bunkering becomes WWSA's member in Gibraltar.

Tarik has become our member in Gibraltar. Please visit their website to learn more at[more]

January 10,2014

WWSA at BreakBulk Asia

Meet WWSA at the BreakBulk Asia exhibition in Shanghai on 12 and 13 March. You will find us at booth A413a[more]

December 20,2013

Seanautic Marine becomes the WWSA member for Canada

See more details in WWSA's site directory.[more]

December 17,2013

Boeckmans Nederland b.v. obtains the AEO status for customs simplification and safety.

It is our pleasure to inform you that Boeckmans Nederland b.v. has obtained the AEO status for customs simplification and safety. The new Authorised Economic Operator (AEO) certificate applies to all companies who have their...[more]

November 29,2013

New member in South Africa

Trade Ocean has become WWSA's associate in South Africa. For more details about Trade Ocean, search our directory.[more]

November 19,2013

Samsara Group wins prestigious Seatrade Ship Agent Award - 2013 at Dubai

Samsara Group has once again been awarded "The Ship Agent Award" at Seatrade - Middle East & Indian Subcontinent Awards 2013, one of the most prestigious awards in the shipping & logistics industry, on Monday...[more]

November 13,2013

Strikes in Portugese Ports - update

Further industrial actions are planned for Lisbon, Setubal and Fig da Foz with stevedores announcing stoppages every weekday from 17th November through 4th December between following hours: 09h00/10h00 + 15h00/16h00 + 18h00/19h00...[more]

November 05,2013

Strikes in Portugese ports

Stevedores at the ports of Lisbon, Setubal and Figueira da Foz have announced strikes as from Wednesday 08/11 included until Wednesday 20/11. The strikes will affect two hours operations on the morning shift and two hours...[more]

October 31,2013

October 2013 - The WWSA Best Agent Award

The WWSA Best Agent Award for 2013 is handed over to Mr Jonathan Xerri of Focal Maritime, Malta[more]

April 09,2013

Director China welcoming Mr H W Lam

The booth of our member from China: Shanghai Intergroup Shipping with Alan Po, Director China welcoming Mr H W Lam, Senior Representative of Rickmers China. [more]

April 09,2013

WWSA Chairman Mr Anthony Durot

WWSA Chairman Mr Anthony Durot (right) welcoming WWSA Mexico member:  Mr Sebastian Hecker, President (left) and Mr Jesus M. Felix, Commercial Partner (middle) at WWSA's booth at the 2013 Shanghai Breakbulk Exhibition [more]

April 09,2013

Arie ter Veen & Anthony Durot visiting the WWSA

Arie ter Veen (Managing Director of our WWSA Nigerian member Africa Port Services) pictured with Anthony Durot (Chairman of WWSA and Managing Director of WWSA Belgian member Boeckmans) visiting the WWSA booth at the 2013 Shanghai...[more]

April 09,2013

Federica Fortini & Captain Francesco Mion at Breakbulk

Federica Fortini (Director of WWSA Italian member Tripcovich) with Captain Francesco Mion (vice president of Tripcovich) visiting the WWSA booth at the 2013 Shanghai Breakbulk Conference [more]

April 09,2013

Shanghai Breakbulk Exhibition

The booth of Lion Shipping&Chartering at the 2013 Shanghai Breakbulk Exhibition with Dragos Vieru (Managing Director), Konstantin Kostadinov (Branch Manager) and Vasile Vulpe (Sales Manager) [more]

April 09,2013

New BIMCO membership

WWSA Member for US EAst Coast, North American General Agents (NAGA) is now memeber of BIMCO . [more]