Port Agency

Our agency department is located in Antwerp, but we have offices all throughout Belgium. Our area of expertise is in dry bulk and liquids. Our boarding agents are 24/7 available for you in:


  • Antwerpen / Antwerp
  • Gent / Ghent
  • Brussel / Brussels
  • Brugge / Bruges
  • Oostende / Ostend

Inland ports

  • Merksem
  • Luik / Liège
  • Genk

The shipping agents are focused on assisting vessels in all ports, for ship-owners and charterers. VLS Antwerp assists in but is not limited to:

  • Crewing: Last mile travelling, work permits, medical services, etc.
  • Husbandry: Providing everything your vessels need in a cost-efficient way
  • Port Services: Mooring and requesting pilots
  • Logistic Services: Forwarding, barging and storage
  • Customs Clearance: All documentation is taken care of by VLS Antwerp
  • Advice regarding port charges

The port agent is your one point of contact, to make sure all interests of the vessel are looked after, in the most efficient way.