ZEAMARINE, one of the world’s leading service providers for the ocean transportation of heavy lift, breakbulk and project cargoes, has appointed Hugo Trumpy as agent in Italy, effective March 1st 2019.
ZEAMARINE was established in 2018 by the ZEABORN Group by combining the tramp and liner operations of Zeaborn Chartering, Intermarine and Rickmers-Line under one unified brand.
Hugo Trumpy is represented all over Italy with more than 70 local port offices and will handle all operational and commercial activities of ZEAMARINE in the country. The well-established “Round the World” service will continue to be represented by Gruppo Scerni until May 31st, 2019. Effective June 1st, 2019, Hugo Trumpy will also represent ZEAMARINE for all liner services to and from Italy.
Dominik Stehle, Chief Commercial Officer at ZEAMARINE, commented on the appointment: “With Hugo Trumpy, we have chosen a well-known and respected agency network to cover the important Italian market. The partners in ZEAMARINE have already been highly committed to its customers in Italy in the past. ZEAMARINE will continue to maintain these long-term relationships and the expand its footprint in Italy in partnership with Hugo Trumpy.”
Valdemar Boesgaard, Chief Executive Officer at Hugo Trumpy adds: ”It is an honor for Hugo Trumpy to act as the ZEAMARINE representative for Italy. We are proud and excited to be able to provide the Italian shipping market with the wide range of tramp and liner services, backed by a versatile fleet of modern multipurpose heavy Lift vessels.”