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The Rickmers Group

The Rickmers Group is a diversified group with activities in the business fields of liner shipping, shipowning and shipmanagement, investments and real estate as well as maritime related services. The Group is based in Hamburg, Germany and has more than 20 offices and a widespread agency network all over the world. Rickmers Group employs more than 2750 crew at sea and more than 450 employees ashore worldwide.


Shipowning and shipmanagement
As a leading ship owner and manager, the Hamburg-based organisation conducts its operations with the support of an international network. The managed fleet includes close to 100 containerships, multipurpose vessels, car carriers and bulk carriers.

Rickmers-Linie is one of the world’s leading specialists in global sea transportation of project and heavy lift cargo. The company provides a world-wide network of liner services for the transportation of breakbulk, project and individual heavy lift pieces, such as transformers, generators, railway locomotives, pressure vessels and yachts. Rickmers currently owns or has on long-term charter 20 specialist vessels and spot charters others. Rickmers-Linie has sixteen own offices worldwide. It has strong traditional ties with China, frequently calls at Chinese ports and is present with seven offices of its own in the country.

ATLANTIC is the investment company of Rickmers Group specialising in KG ship funds.

Real Estate
»Rickmers Immobilien« is continuing to grow a Real Estate portfolio for Rickmers Group, and focuses on the development and management of this portfolio.
Maritime Services
The chartering and bunkering broker MCC Marine Contracting & Consulting, and EVT – Elbe Vermögens Treuhand, a trustee attending to the interests of investors in KG funds, complete the business portfolio of Rickmers Group.

Rickmers Group
Marko Stampehl
Manager Corporate Communication
phone: +49 (0)40 – 3891 77219
email: m.stampehl@rickmers.net