We open the gateway to the world

International transport and logistics services for your business

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Globally operational despite COVID-19 restrictions

The coronavirus situation changes daily and the impact on the transport industry and supply chains is extreme. Especially the transport routes by air and sea freight are strongly affected.

We would like to assure you that we are doing our utmost to keep operations running as smoothly as possible. Please find detailed information here. This area is constantly updated.

If you have any further question please do not hesitate to contact your local representative at a. hartrodt.

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Our company’s headquarters are in Hamburg, the gateway to the world. From here, we plan, manage and perform transport and logistics services for you around the globe. From door to door.

Here in the Hanseatic city of Hamburg, 420 a. hartrodt Deutschland (GmbH & Co) KG employees are hard at work handling the services associated with the shipment of your goods and your project’s logistics needs. This includes imports and exports, the management of global supply chains and other industry-specific solutions. Our management holding operations for central areas like IT and finance are also overseen in Hamburg.

To ensure maximum reliability and the best quality when handling your goods, all of the tasks involved with your project – from transhipment to customs clearances – are performed from a single source. We have our own logistics network consisting of 64 operational subsidiaries and associated companies in 46 trading nations to guarantee this full service.

Are you looking for a fast and safe way to ship your goods? We open the gateway to wherever you want to go in the world.

The shortest routes in the world: our network of offices

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Booking a carefree air freight package

The shortest distance – and fastest connection – from A to B is a straight line. But it is important to save valuable time on the ground, too. Tha tis why we not only make sure your air-freight shipment is handled smoothly before being loaded, but also at its destination airport and beyond.

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Your seafreight on schedule

Having good connections to the world’s leading shipping lines is as important in sea freight as having offices at the ports of departure and arrival: a. hartrodt offers it all. We don’t just have freight capacity available, we also oversee it at every stage of the journey and ensure that everything runs on schedule.

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Finding a solution for every industry

Every industry is a world in itself. That is why we at a. hartrodt have separate divisions for different fields. Our specialists know the ins and outs of the food, pharmaceutical, high-tech, petrochemical and automotive industries. Tell us about your special requirements.

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What are your career goals?

Are you looking for an apprenticeship or a work–study programme in logistics? Have you recently graduated from university or decided to pursue a new career? We offer you a number of attractive opportunities for getting started and moving up at our company – even internationally.

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