Global Head Shipping
Traditionally, international ship finance is one of our core areas of business. We understand the shipping business with all its facets and are a reliable partner throughout all phases of the financing process. You benefit from our years of experience in the shipping industry and flexibility in exploring new and innovative options. We work to find the best financing solution for you.
We finance the building of new and second-hand ships and provide our clients in the maritime industry with structured loans as well as short, medium and long-term ship mortgage loans. This financing focuses on container vessels, bulk carriers, oil and product tankers as well as special-purpose ships such as transport vessels for vehicles. Here, we concentrate on the ship types and sizes in demand. We also advise our shipping clients on mergers and acquisitions as well as on matters concerning liquidity management and international payments.
left to right: Nikolaus H. Schües, CEO F. Laeisz and Christian Nieswandt, Head of Shipping HSH Nordbank
Strong for entrepreneurs
UNDERSTAND To achieve lasting success for your business in the maritime industry you need a business model that has a future.
RECOGNISE In us you will find a team that stays the course. Even when those storms come.
SHAPE Our promise is that we will scrutinise deals down to the fine detail; we will weigh opportunities and we will offer you the kind of support you need.
Our clients are:
We are focussing on the industries Commercial Shipping and Offshore and on the regions Germany, Greece, Europe, Asia and America.
We place great emphasis on building close personal and business relationships. Individual client support and close contact with business associates, form the foundation for our high quality products and services.
Date: 31. Dezember 2016
Date: 31. Dezember 2016
Our comprehensive and traditionally close personal care forms the basis of everything we do. We provide a great variety of specialized products and structured solutions to meet your situation and complex financing needs.
Solutions in financing
Deposits and Transaction Services
With professionals in ship finance in Hamburg, Athens, Singapore and Hong Kong we are represented at the important international shipping locations.
Europe & Americas
HSH Nordbank arranges new charter for six Hanjin ships ─ Maersk new operator
HSH Nordbank is arranging a new long-term charter for six container ships of the insolvent South Korean shipping company Hanjin Shipping Co. In future, the world’s largest container shipping company, Maersk Line, will operate these ships. This demonstrates Maersk Line’s continuous effort to optimise its fleet with flexible and energy-efficient vessels. HSH Nordbank launched the transaction as a syndicate leader.