About Us

All you need to know about the Bertling Group

This section gives you an overview of the Bertling Group and how Bertling conducts business in all of its offices across the globe. Our worldwide offices and dedicated personnel focus on long-term relationships and contracts with one goal in mind: client satisfaction.


The Bertling Group

With more than 150 years to its name, the Bertling Group has established a solid reputation in the ship-owning, chartering, transport logistics and IT industry. Founded back in 1865 Bertling today has presence with more than 54 offices in 30 countries...

How we work at Bertling

Bertling is a dynamic performance driven company providing skilled services in the fields of shipping, logistics and project freight management. Its proactive and innovative approach has helped deliver tailored logistics and shipping solutions to major clients...

Services at a glance

Delivering a high level of service performance is the core to Bertling's business philosophy and how the company differentiates itself from other service providers. Whether in shipping or project logistics Bertling makes every effort to ensure that it delivers...

Company History

Founded back in 1865 initially as ship owning and operating company in Luebeck (Germany), Bertling has come a long way. Young Friedrich H. Bertling at the age of 23 had the aim of providing transportation links throughout Scandinavia and the Baltic States...

Ethics and Compliance

Bertling is committed to conducting its business in an ethical manner, in accordance with the values and principles set out in its Values and Code of Conduct. The Values and Code encapsulate Bertling's owner's, directors' and senior management's commitments...

Social Responsibility

Bertling believes that the requirements of CSR are contained within its core corporate values of loyalty and code of conduct, fair operating and labour practices and enhancement of health, safety and the environment within the communities in which Bertling operates...

Careers at Bertling

Bertling's philosophy is to provide its clients with what they need at the right time and the right place. This can only be achieved by having the right professionals, experts and graduates on board with the required skill sets. Get ready for a special kind of experience...


Bertling Group Head Offices in Hamburg, Germany

Ship Owning & Operating
The Bertling fleet is managed by technical experts and superintendents in more than 20 countries all over the world.
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Bertling EDI Service & IT GmbH
Bertling EDI Service & IT GmbH delivers innovative products and services for the logistics and shipping industry.
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Project Management
Bertling offers tailor-made global project logistics solutions to get projects delivered on time and on budget around the globe.
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Bertling's airfreight, seafreight, roadfreight and railfreight services
Bertling's offers airfreight, seafreight, roadfreight and railfreight services which cover the entire transport chain.
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Quality Management
Bertling conducts all services on the highest possible level through leadership, trainings and a global Quality Management concept.
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