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Breakbulk Americas connects shippers, breakbulk and project cargo companies from all across globe

Breakbulk Americas, the largest exhibition of its kind in the Americas, which brings top-tier shippers together with breakbulk and project cargo service providers, drew a total attendance of 4,555, including 326 exhibiting companies and 462 cargo owners in 2017.

The event, which connects the industrial supply chain in North America, Central America, South America and the Caribbean, was Oct 17-19 at the George R. Brown Convention Center in Houston.

Tucker Company Worldwide’s Jeff Tucker says refineries can save millions by 'taking control of their inbound freight’

The Business Journal had an opportunity to speak with Jeff Tucker, CEO of Tucker Company Worldwide, at Breakbulk Americas 2017. Tucker’s company participated in the conference for the first time, although it has a rich history of being America’s oldest privately held freight brokerage. Tucker Company Worldwide is a family held, third generation Corporation spanning over 56 years. And although it is headquartered in Haddonfield, New Jersey, the third-party logistics services company helps businesses all over North America increase their profitability and improve their efficiency.

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