Comprehensive sea logistics

With more than 1,000 global sailings each week, Kuehne + Nagel delivers flexible support through proven partnerships with leading carriers, global visibility and monitoring capabilities, guaranteed freight  capacities, and competitive rates. The result is a complete logistics solution you can depend on to meet current needs and growing trade volumes.

Key Services

  • Full-container load (FCL)
  • Less-than-container load (LCL)
  • Buyer’s consolidation
  • Sea Transport Management (STM)
  • Order to Market (O2M)
  • Local handling: customs clearance, door deliveries
  • Intermodal Services
  • Industry-specific solutions
  • Niche markets in Projects, Oil and Gas, Drinks, Perishables and Forest Logistics

Trade Lanes

Trans-Pacific:  Our strong representation throughout Asia guarantees we are close to your vendors and customers.

KN APAC Sea Logistics:

  • 21 Countries
  • 155 Locations
  • 2,930 Specialists


Trans-Atlantic:  Any port, any equipment type possible. With our outstanding carrier portfolio you can get the space you need on any vessel calling Canadian ports.

KN Europe Sea Logistics:

  • 40 Countries
  • 153 Locations
  • 2,515 Specialists


South America, Middle East and Africa: With our own Kuehne + Nagel offices and standard procedures, we provide end-to-end solutions in areas where moving your freight can be a challenge.

KN South America, Middle East, Africa Sea Logistics:

  • 50 Countries
  • 184 Locations
  • 1,110 Specialists

Sea Transportation Management (STM)

  • Offers a single infrastructure for the information exchange with carriers and other relevant service providers i.e. truckers, brokers
  • Centralized shipping order management concept
  • State-of-the-art visibility and monitoring system
  • Contract management features
  • Extensive report features
  • Complete seafreight transportation coverage for customers by offering additional forwarding and transportation services in the areas where carrier contracts do not apply