The bill of lading is a document and evidence of delivery of the cargo to the shipping line. After delivery of the full loaded containers to Hamburg Sud shipping line, the shipping company will issue the bill of lading based on a procedure. Having this bill of lading (BL) number, you can easily track your cargo via Hamburg Sud bill of lading tracking on Shipup.
Hamburg Süd ranks among the ten largest container shipping brands worldwide and is part of Maersk Line, the world’s largest container shipping company. Founded in 1871, Hamburg Süd is one of the Top 5 reefer brands, is among the market leaders in the North–South trades, and serves all significant East–West trade lanes.
The Hamburg Süd Group transported a cargo volume of 4,395,000 TEU in 2016. This was not merely dry container cargo but also general bulk, refrigerated cargo, and dangerous goods. Our slot capacity comes to 590,000 TEU.
It was formerly part of the Oetker Group, but was sold to A.P. Moller–Maersk Group's shipping division Maersk Line in 2017.