Fr. Meyer’s Sohn opens office for land transport in Hamburg

With 850.000 TEU annual volume, the family-owned company is one of the top 10 ocean freight forwarding companies

Fr. Meyer’s Sohn opens office for land transport in Hamburg

As part of its strategic expansion, Fr. Meyer’s Sohn (GmbH & Co.) KG has opened a new office for land transport in Hamburg. Its location is in close proximity to the port of Hamburg, to be present directly on site, the company writes in a brief message.

Fr. Meyer’s Sohn (FMS), headquartered in Hamburg, is a family-owned logistics service provider with global specialization in the international transport of bulk goods. FMS is considered the market leader in paper and forestry logistics and is one of the world’s largest ocean freight forwarders. Tailor-made, intermodal customer solutions round off the product portfolio. 725 transport and logistics specialists at more than 50 locations in over 20 countries generate around EUR 750 million in sales per year. 

In day-to-day business, customer focus, simplicity and perfect handling of goods and supply chain processes have been paramount since the company was founded in 1897. For example, Fr. Meyer’s Sohn supports clients in increasing the value of their supply chains, increasing service levels and shortening transit times.