Did you know

In 2022 Ultrabulk vessels transported
more than a million metric
tons of cargo every week!


Ultrabulk is a leading global dry bulk operator, servicing its customers in their maritime transportation needs in the MPP, Parcel, Handysize, Supramax and Panamax segments.

Partnerships with close customers are the core of our business, and considerable effort is put into visualising and meeting their needs. Long-Term perspectives drive investments aimed at building personal relations and cooperation.

With an asset light business model and a strong focus on risk assessment, we are a safe choice for your maritime transportation needs.

Ultrabulk A/S is a subsidiary of Ultranav, a privately owned shipping company for over six decades, headquartered in Chile and operating globally with offices in 17 countries.

Ultrabulk highlights

Record year for Ultrabulk

2022 was an exceptional year for Ultrabulk. Favourable market conditions, an outstanding team performance and a new business strategy led to another record year for Ultrabulk. In 2023 and the years to come, Ultrabulk will particularly be focusing on the following four strategical pillars: Freight trading, environment, digitalisation and diversity.

Breakbulk Europe 2023

Join us on 6-8th June 2023 in Rotterdam for Breakbulk Europe. Bringing together over 4000 companies, Breakbulk Europe provides the ultimate networking platform to grow your connections, generate new business and strengthen key existing relationships. Meet our Parcel and MPP services team at stand: 2H54-J55.

Sustainability Report 2022

The 2022 sustainability report for Ultranav International ApS is now available. The highlights of the report include our many energy efficiency projects across all the companies ensuring we continue our path of decarbonisation; increased focus on diversity and employee well-being; and a strong safety culture embracing our people, vessels, cargoes, company and data.

Ultrabulk key figures




Million tonnes 2022


Ship days



Part of Ultranav

Ultrabulk is part of Ultranav, a privately owned shipping company with offices in 17 countries. Through twelve business units, we operate in five market segments: Oil, gas, dry bulk, coastal trades, and towage & offshore. We operate a fleet of gas and chemical carriers, tankers for crude oil and clean petroleum products, bulk carriers, feeder container ships, multipurpose vessels, harbor tugs, PSVs, AHTS, pusher tugs, barges and pilot boats.

Ultranav businesses


Meet the Management Team and the Board of Directors.


Ultrabulk is part of the large and diversified shipping group Ultranav, which was founded in Chile in 1960 by Captain Albert von Appen. Ultranav now has offices in 17 countries.

Specialised services

Special cargo? We are specialists in tailor-made transportation and cargo handling solutions.

How we work

Our teams go beyond borders, so no matter where in the world you are, we are ready to assist on any marine transportation need you have.