Exhibitor Manual


The Exhibitor Manual for Breakbulk Middle East 2020 outlines all the details that will help you to have the most productive exhibiting experience. There can be a lot to do, but the information provided will help you plan your participation in a timely, cost-effective manner.

Before placing your orders, please click below to read the important documentation below concerning your exhibit.

General Information:

Breakbulk Middle East Deadlines for Exhibitors
DWTC Health and Safety Rules and Regulations
DWTC Contractor Site Access Policy
Agility Handling Tariff

Space Only

Appointed Contractor Form
Risk Assessment
Method Statement

For Space Only Drawings, Method Statements, and Risk Assessments have to be sent to Essential Events.

Lynn Hanstock.
E: admin@essentialevents.co.uk
T: +44 (0) 1926 470 100

For décor questions, electricity and carpet orders or technical assistance, please contact our general contractor/stand builder, GES at breakbulk@ges.com. All ordering information is available in the GES Online Ordering System - https://ordering.ges.com/000700678
If you have any further questions please contact breakbulksupport@breakbulk.com

For catering, cleaning & waste, security and internet orders or assistance, please contact DWTC – Venue Exhibitor Services, Eventplus – support@eventplus.ae. All ordering is available in the Eventplus Online Ordering System - https://www.eventplus.ae/breakbulk2020.

EXHIBITOR LISTING FORM (XLSX) (Please send completed forms and logos to breakbulksupport@breakbulk.com)

Dubai World Trade Centre, Za'abeel Hall 5
Sheikh Zayed Rd
Dubai, United Arab Emirates

Breakbulk Middle East is now taking place in new halls - Za’abeel Hall 5. Kindly note that we no longer have free parking at the venue.



Exhibitor Move-in/Build Up

  • Sunday, 23 February 2020: 08:00 – 20:00 Contractor Only Move-in (Space Only Stands)
  • Monday, 24 February 2020: 08:00 – 20:00 Exhibitor & Contractor Move-in/Build-up Exhibitors with shell scheme provided by GES may enter for build up during this time.

All exhibitors/contractors must be done decorating and exit the exhibition hall by 20:00.

Exhibition Hall & Event Dates

  • Tuesday, 25 February 2020: 10:00 – 18:00
  • Wednesday, 26 February 2020: 10:00 – 16:00

Exhibitor Move-out/Breakdown

  • Wednesday, 26 February 2020: 16:00 – 20:00 – Shell Scheme Stands, 16:00 – 22:00 Space Only Stands
  • Thursday, 27 February 2020: 08:00 – 12:00 (Midday) Space Only Stands
PLEASE NOTE: All exhibitors and space only contractors must clear the exhibit hall of all goods by 12:00 (midday) on Thursday, 27 February, as the organiser cannot be held responsible for any items left unattended after this time.


Exhibitors planning to transport their goods through an international courier are advised to use the services of our official contractor Agility.

If you are intending to have goods delivered to your stand it is important that you arrange for a representative of your company to be at your stand to receive them. Neither the Organisers, DWTC nor Agility can accept delivery of any goods and also cannot accept responsibility for any goods delivered to unmanned stands.

If you need to have something delivered to your stand, or you are using a courier to make a delivery, we strongly advise to send them by recorded delivery or registered post. Any such items should then be signed for personally by exhibitors.  Please arrange to have your packages addressed as follows and we will direct deliveries to your stand.

Please ensure all boxes and packages are labelled for delivery as per the following:

Exhibiting Company Name & Stand Number
Contact Name & Mobile Number
Dubai World Trade Centre
Sheikh Zayed Rd – Dubai
United Arab Emirates
P.O. Box 9292

Please note: Hyve Group / Agility/ DWTC / GES cannot receive any deliveries on behalf of the exhibitor.

If you wish to have your package arrive in Dubai before the show, please contact Agility on the below details.

Abuturab Kuvawala, Agility
E: AKuvawala@agility.com
T: +97148131485
Agility Shipping Manual


Hotel accommodations have been arranged for all visitors and exhibitors during Breakbulk Middle East 2020. These rooms and rates are only available for booking through our official hotel booking service. Whether selecting multiple rooms for staff or a single room for yourself, we highly recommend booking here to ensure availability, good rates and excellent service.

Hotel Booking Information