Hamburg Süd Group
Based in Germany, the Hamburg Süd Group is a global liner shipping company. It mainly transports containers, though to a lesser extent it also carries dry and liquid bulk cargo.
The Hamburg Sud Group is comprised of all Hamburg Sud branded vessels, in addition to Brazilian based shipping company Alianca, German tramp shipper Rudolf A. Oetker, as well as support companies Columbus Shipmanagement and Columbus Logistics.
The Hamburg Sud Group is wholly owned by international conglomerate the Oetker Group, and comprises its shipping division.In 2013, revenues reached €5.26bn.