Did you know

We have invested
more than 3 million dollars
in energy saving devices


Ultrabulk is a leading global dry bulk operator, offering a broad range of shipping services to accommodate our customers in their maritime transportation needs in the Panamax, Supramax, Handysize segments as well as MPP & Minibulk Services, Parcel Services and African Services.

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 group of shipping companies for over six decades, headquartered in Chile and operating globally with offices in 19 countries.

Ultrabulk highlights

Ultrabulk is expanding with permanent presence in Japan

We are excited to announce that we are opening a permanent Ultrabulk office in Tokyo, Japan. Our relationship with Japan goes 25 years back, and now seems to be the right time to expand our business permanently. We are truly grateful for the strong support we enjoy from both shipowners and cargo charterers in Japan. 

Ultrabulk Annual Magazine 2024

2023 was the third best year in the history of Ultrabulk in what turned out to be a normalised yet still volatile market. We maintain a focus on our four strategic pillars: Freight trading, environment, digitalisation and talent diversity. This year we invite you to explore our enhanced interactive magazine.


Breakbulk Europe 2024

Come aboard as we once again set sail for the annual Breakbulk Europe. Join us on 21-23 May 2024 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 & Minibulk services teams at stand: 2H54-J55.

Ultrabulk key figures




Million tonnes


Ship days



Part of Ultranav

Ultrabulk is part of Ultranav, a privately owned group of shipping companies with offices in 19 countries. Through twelve business units, we operate in five market segments: Tankers, 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 Ultranav, a large and diversified group of shipping companies. Ultranav was founded in Chile in 1960 by Captain Albert von Appen.

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.