Our business


Lauritzen Bulkers is a global ship owner and operator specialized in dry bulk shipping. We provide intelligent and reliable ocean transport services and pride ourselves in providing a high standard of customer service and complete transparency when handling your specific shipping needs. We take social responsibility seriously and are determined to contribute to the shipping industry's green transition within our capabilities.

An agile operator in a dynamic market

As part of the Lauritzen Group, Lauritzen Bulkers is proud of our rich history within the shipping industry and the experience and craftsmanship delivered by our employees throughout the past century. We continue to showcase our capacity to adapt and transform into a modern shipping company - while remaining true to our company's heritage and core values. Lauritzen Bulkers is proud to be owned by Lauritzen Fonden, a commercial foundation contributing to various non-profit initiatives and focused on making a lasting impact within communities around the world.


Over the past two years, Lauritzen Bulkers has transformed from a traditional ship owner & operator to a company with increasing focus on active portfolio management. We strive to refine our knowledge-based business model and data driven approach to remain as an agile and intelligent operator and trader, primarily in the handysize bulk carrier segment.

21 m
tons of cargo carried in 2021
cargo operations in 2021
different ports called in 2021

An International Team of Experts Providing Intelligent Global Shipping Solutions

Lauritzen Bulkers is comprised of an international team, with 20 nationalities represented within our offices in Asia, America, Europe and the Middle East. As a growing international company in a global industry, we value having a team with diverse educational and professional backgrounds. We believe that diversity and inclusion are essential to our continued growth and success. We expect every employee, no matter rank or experience, to equally contribute towards reaching our goals. Our global teams work closely together to continuously deliver operational excellence and are committed to offering our clients a high standard of personalized service through customizing individual shipping needs.

Experts in shipping dry bulk cargo

Lauritzen Bulkers is a trusted operator of bulk carriers engaged in ocean transport of dry bulk commodities worldwide. Our main focus is the carriage of minor bulks in modern and fuel efficient handysize bulk carriers.
We provide reliable and intelligent shipping services to raw material suppliers, commodity traders, industrial producers and other end-users of dry bulk cargos.

Alu products
Construction materials
Biofuel and other energy products
Forest products
Grain products
Ore products
Salt products
Steel products

We use our in-depth experience together with the latest technology to provide efficient, reliable and safe seaborne transport solutions. Our business model is rooted in a combination of being data driven as well as being able to customize transport solutions. An analytical approach backed by in-house marked research and localised market knowledge enables us to take manageable market positions while curating intelligent shipping solutions for our clients.


The unique combination of our long history and extensive experience in the shipping industry, alongside our modern approach as an agile operator allows us to offer our clients increasingly customized service offerings to meet their individual business needs. 


We pride ourselves on offering excellent, personalized customer service focused on accountability, adaptability, resoluteness, empathy & building personal connections with each of our clients.

Asset Management

Effective 1 January 2022, a dedicated Asset Management Book was established to handle our wholly owned and part-owned vessels as well as chartered tonnage with purchase and period options.


The establishment of the Asset Management Book will enable us to place a stronger focus on providing asset management services. This change in our business activities also offers the opportunity to more actively manage our environmental impact and stay on top of increasing regulatory demands. Our goal is to consistently provide our cargo customers with the most efficient shipping solutions for their business. 


Our strong global network within the shipping industry, built up over decades, allows us to identify and take advantage of strategic opportunities to actively trade and optimize our portfolio and positions, and continue to grow our activities and create value.


At Lauritzen Bulkers, we utilize various data driven tools to analyze and proactively adapt to the dynamic global ocean transport market. Our vast knowledge of the industry amongst our international team of experts, combined with the increased use of data analytics and automation enable us to offer our clients with the most competitive shipping solutions in the market.


We are proud to partner with initiatives like Sea Lab and Shipping Lab and collaborate with the Danish maritime community to support platforms focused on improving maritime research, development and innovation.


We believe that Responsible business conduct is an essential part of delivering quality maritime transportation services.

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