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 Panamax, Supramax, Handysize and Specialised Services 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

Join us when we visit AntwerpXL 2023

From 28-30, 2023 November our Ultrabulk team will visit AntwerpXL in Antwerp, Belgium. The event serve as a platform for connecting within the breakbulk, roro, heavy lift and project cargo industry. The Ultrabulk team will consist of representatives from Parcel service and MPP service – our niche services offering tailormade cargo handling solutions. Visit the team on stand G3. 

Parcel Service 10-year anniversary

May 1st, 2023 marks the 10-year anniversary for our Parcel Service –  A service dedicated to specialised and flexible cargo transportation solutions. At Ultrabulk, we are very proud to offer this service and of the team and their accomplishments through the last decade. Learn more about the service and team through our interview with Head of Parcelling, Saskia Hochstein.

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.

Ultrabulk key figures




Million tonnes
First half of 2023


Ship days
First half of 2023


First half of 2023

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.