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Current publications

Reefer Guide

The Reefer Guide has been specially designed to provide you with a comprehensive guide to every aspect of temperature-controlled transportation. It is an invaluable source of information on such vital topics as recommended temperatures, ideal stowage patterns and optimum product handling prior to shipment.

Reefer Guide
Pharmaceutical shipments

The transportation of temperature-controlled pharmaceuticals requires special care. In order to ensure the quality and integrity of pharmaceuticals along the entire supply chain, Hamburg Süd offers a variety of services to its customers.

Precision equals freshness

Find out more about fresh-air circulation and recommendations for ventilation settings for your cargo.

Sustainability Report 2014/2015
Sustainability Report 2014/2015

In May 2016, Hamburg Süd publishes its Sustainability Report as the world’s first container shipping line in accordance with the Global Reporting Initiative (GRI) G4 Standard Disclosures (Core). Entitled “Setting standards and acting sustainably”, the 84-page report sets out the key topics in the areas of environmental, social and economic responsibility for the 2014 and 2015 reporting period.

Out of the Box - Break Bulk and Special Cargo
We think outside the box – Break Bulk and Special Cargo

Hamburg Süd not only transports cargo inside containers – it also has long-standing experience when it comes to Special Cargo and Break Bulk shipments. Large engine parts, transformers, trucks, entire subway trains or yachts – Hamburg Süd transports any type of cargo, whether it fits into a container or not.

Citrus for Export
Citrus for Export. Grow for it!

At Hamburg Süd we operate our own full service offices in Durban, Port Elizabeth and Cape Town. The Reefer Teams at our local offices are all trained in Cold Chain Logistics, and also include dedicated citrus specialists.

Citrus for Export
Cool services for apples

The red or green crunchy apples are a popular and healthy fruit around the globe.
Learn more about how to transport apples in our modern reefer containers.

You’ll find more brochures with information on our services at our Liner Services website.