Carlbom Shipping Ltd is one of the most well established family owned ship and port agency in the UK. We have been providing outstanding personal service since 1897 with a wealth of knowledge kept in the Carlbom family for four generations. Based at Immingham at the mouth of the river Humber on the East Coast of England, we are ideally placed for the handling of many different types of vessel and cargo at all Humber ports.
Today we provide a range of services including port agency, cargo handling such as dry bulk, tankers and biomass, crew handling, services for vessel owners, logistics and offshore services for the renewable industry.
Carlbom carry out port-based business on behalf of a vessel’s owner or whoever has chartered the ship. Our role is to provide an end-to-end service ensuring all parties are informed of what is going on and that each ship meets all the various regulations, restrictions and requirements of the port. We are also able to handle the warehousing and distribution of cargoes.
In a market dominated by large national and international agency networks, we pride ourselves on being an independent family business with a dedicated and experienced staff that delivers a highly personal and proactive service.
As an independent, family-owned company, we have developed strong personal relationships with our existing clients over many years and have an excellent record of customer service with them- Camilla Carlbom, Company Chairman