Press releases

8th April 2019

StocExpo Europe Celebrates 15 Years of Success

StocExpo Europe, the world’s leading international event for the bulk liquid storage industry, has been hailed a major success after it made a triumphant return to The Ahoy in Rotterdam. The three-day exhibition and conference, which is renowned for attracting the largest global representation of industry professionals under one roof, was attended by over 3,101 visitors – a 10 percent rise compared to the previous year!

20th March 2019


New Divisional Director to drive StocExpo Europe forward

Mark Rimmer reveals what he’s most looking forward to about StocExpo 2019 & beyond. StocExpo Europe’s new divisional director has high ambitions to take it to the next level as the event prepares to celebrate its 15th anniversary serving the bulk liquid storage sector.

14th March 2019

Over 200 of the Industry’s Most Groundbreaking Companies will Exhibit at StocExpo Europe 2019

Over 200 companies have signed up to exhibit at StocExpo Europe 2019 affirming its status as the world’s biggest platform for the tank terminal industry. These global organisations will come together under one roof at the Ahoy in Rotterdam on 26-28 March to showcase the latest industry-leading products and services.

07th March 2019

StocExpo Europe 2019 Announces Key Industry Topics

The most prominent challenges, developments and solutions in the global tank terminal industry have been announced as the focus of StocExpo Europe 2019 when it returns to the Ahoy in Rotterdam on 26-28 March. IMO 2020, the rise of new technologies – AI, cyber-security and automation – geopolitical uncertainty and the energy transition, make up the key themes that will be discussed during the three-day conference and exhibition.   

10th January 2019

StocExpo Europe 2019 Conference Unveiled

StocExpo Europe 2019 returns to the Ahoy in Rotterdam on 26-28 March, bringing with it the highly-anticipated and CPD-certified conference programme, which will be hosted on the show floor for the very first time. This allows for even greater access to in-depth sessions, presentations and debates delivered by over 30 industry thought leaders, such as Matthew Hudson from Shell and motivational speaker, Steven Van Belleghem. The conference will enable terminals, traders, oil majors and investors to learn from one another, share best practice and benefit from a range of networking opportunities. 

17th December 2018

World’s Biggest Tank Terminal Event Returns to Rotterdam

StocExpo Europe, the world's leading international event for the tank terminal industry, will be celebrating 15 years of success when it returns to the Ahoy in Rotterdam on 26-28 March 2019. With key terminals such as Stolthaven Terminals, Inter Terminals and Oiltanking already among the list of over 200 exhibitors, the event is set to be bigger and stronger than ever.

The 3-day exhibition and conference is renowned for attracting the largest global representation of industry professionals due to its strategic positioning within the ARA region. Thousands of professionals, experts and analysts from leading oil majors, terminals and key storage players from over 70 countries worldwide will attend for the business, networking and knowledge sharing opportunities the show has to offer. 

22nd August 2018

StocExpo Europe celebrates its 15th birthday

A hosted buyer scheme, a conference within the exhibition & additional transport links will all ensure StocExpo 2019 is a year to remember

The 2019 edition of StocExpo Europe is set to be an extra special one, with the event celebrating 15 years of being the market leading conference & exhibition dedicated to the bulk liquid storage sector.

9th July 2018

Global Tank Storage Awards return for 2019

A night not to be missed: 200+ visitors, 80+ nominations and award-winning entertainment

Following another sell-out event in 2018, the Global Tank Storage Awards will return on 26th March 2019 in Rotterdam.

Now in its third year, the Global Tank Storage Awards are designed to highlight those that excel in a range of different categories relating to terminal achievements, equipment innovations, ports and individual success.

1st May 2018

StocExpo Europe: Expect even more in 2019

Just weeks after the 14th edition of StocExpo Europe came to a close in Rotterdam, work is in full swing to create next year’s edition of the industry leading event for the bulk liquid storage sector.

‘We are pleased to announce that the initiatives that were such a success in 2018 will all return in 2019 plus much more,’ StocExpo & Tank Storage Divisional Director Nick Powell, explains. ‘We may have been the market leading event in the bulk liquid storage sector for over a decade, with visitor numbers increasing every year, but the event still has room to grow. With every new concept, we’re working hard to attract visitors from all the major terminals and fulfil our aim of serving the tank storage community worldwide.’


27th March 2018

StocExpo Europe reports industry optimism

StocExpo Europe’s conference and exhibition successfully came to a close in Ahoy, Rotterdam last week after a busy and informative three days. 

Attracting an international audience from over 70 countries worldwide, the event welcomed thousands of high level decision makers to the Ahoy, Rotterdam to explore the challenges and opportunities presented in what is now a highly dynamic market. Visitors attended from world leading oil majors, terminals and investment companies, including CEOs, directors, terminal managers, investors, senior engineers and procurement managers from Shell, Vopak, VTTI, Rubis Terminal, Vesta Terminals, Bilfinger, Odfjell Terminals, Stolthaven Terminals and Kinder Morgan among many others.