HUGO STINNES SCHIFFAHRT is one of the leading specialists in Container Liner Trade between North Europe and South Africa.
As a reliable partner to our clients we offer tailor-made, innovative and efficient transportation solutions for your Container Transport between both Continents.
We trace our roots back to the year 1820, when Matthias Stinnes (1790 – 1845) established his first Rhine River Barge Company, a fleet of 66 vessels, dedicated for his own coal transport.
Ever since, we strive to meet and exceed the expectations and requirements of our customers.
We act swiftly and flexible, always focusing on solutions to fit our customers’ needs.
We provide our clients with highly competent and reliable transportation services, with the objective to develop long-lasting and honest partnerships.
With regular weekly sailings, short transit times and reliable schedules we set a new standard in the industry.
We combine our key competence in ocean transportation with the knowledge and expertise of leading partner companies and offer made-to-measure transportation solutions from the factory to the construction site.
Advanced technology, professionalism and co-operation at all levels of the transport chain ensure the highest possible standards in efficiency, safety and reliability.
Hugo Stinnes currently offers a weekly containerised service (dry and reefer cargo) connecting Durban, Port Elizabeth, Cape Town with London Gateway, Rotterdam, Hamburg, Antwerp, Le Havre and hinterland destinations ex these ports.
You can download the latest HSS schedule here. You can also track your containers here.
Our customer service personnel in Durban, Johannesburg, Cape Town, and Port Elizabeth are waiting to be of service and assistance to you.