About us


Based on years of mutual trust and solid business relationship, Torsten Westphal and Manuel Costa have decided to open an ARKON office in Portugal which took place in September 2013.
Led by the experience of Manuel Costa, ARKON Shipping Portugal has a young and dynamic team focused on the future.

Taking advantage of Portugal’s geo-strategic positioning where important international routes cross, ARKON Shipping Portugal works all kinds of cargoes in the Iberian Peninsula and Portuguese speaking countries.

Today ARKON Shipping Portugal’s operation has an excellent network mainly within Portuguese maritime industry, representing a reliable player in the short sea market supporting shippers opening new routes all based on professional skills, trust and even friendship.