Voka

VOKA is the Flemish enterprise network. It represents more than 17,000 companies in Flanders and Brussels, good for 65% of private employment and 66% of the added value in Flanders. There are nine Voka – Chambers of Commerce and Industry in Flanders. Voka – Antwerp-Waasland Chamber of Commerce and Industry is very important for the port companies in Antwerp.

Voka – Antwerp-Waasland Chamber of Commerce and Industry represents the interests of more than 3,000 companies in this area. With 23 percent of the added value in Flanders, Antwerp-Waasland is Flanders' fastest growing economic region. The entity wants to support business by lobbying, networking and offering specific services. Members are able to participate in events, activities, training and information sessions and use them.

At the request of a number of industrial (port)companies, Voka – Antwerp-Waasland Chamber of Commerce and Industry started with the Large-scale industry Platform in 2005 . In this platform, members exchanged information about taxation, how to fill job vacancies and environmental regulations. The platform also launched the initiative to organise joint bus transport for its personnel.

Website Voka – Antwerp-Waasland Chamber of Commerce and Industry