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What are DGA Shipping’s services?

DGA Shipping, formerly De Grave-Antverpia, is based in the port of Antwerp and can draw on over 80 years of experience in pusher craft shipping and chartering with a multi-purpose fleet in Western Europe. Over the years, DGA Shipping has built a strong network of clients and sailing entrepreneurs – both domestic and international.

We expertly align the needs, wishes and requirements of both parties and ship your bulk and break bulk goods through the inland waterways of Belgium, the Netherlands, France and Germany

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DGA Shipping sets course for the future

A rich history in the port of Antwerp led DGA Shipping to what it is today, – a company well versed in push and charter shipping in Western Europe. To arm ourselves for the future, we are working to become an innovative shipping company and are committed to sustainability and digitalization.

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Future vision

We rise to the challenge and take responsibility for the greening and digitalization of inland waterway transport.


Our shipping division has a very extensive fleet of barges and push boats, with a capacity of over 250 thousand tonnes.


Our chartering team brings together your cargo and our network of skippers.