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commercial management

Shipping is a matter of trust

Well planned, transparent processes, accurate documentation and reporting is the basis for success and confidence. This tool includes many services. ARKON Shipping has its own software designers and exclusive principals can retrieve their vessels operation results online at any time.

Fleet Management
Container Tonnage
Short Sea Shipping Minibulker & Feeder
Multipurpose and Heavy Lift Tonnage
Dry Bulk Tonnage
Total Services
Voyage Optimizing
P&I Assistance
Sale & Purchase/Newbuildings
Developing Designs
Ship Yard Contacts
Newbuilding Contracts
Finance Management & Controlling
Freight Collection
Quarterly Reports
Board of Director Participation and Consulting
Technical Management
Full Technical Management
(STV GmbH & Co. KG)


Container, Dry Bulk, Heavy Lift Chartering

ARKON offers commercial chartering management which includes individual consulting, safety and careful handling of ships and cargo, voyage coordination and handling, verification of shipping documents, permanent contact to owners and their vessels, consulting for P&l and legal matters as well as freight collecting, bunkering, simply all that is connected in respect to an employment of a vessel, regardless on time charter or on voyage basis.

Container Chartering

ARKON is today as exclusive Broker responsible for about 59 modern container vessels. The fleet is in the sizes from 500 up to 3,400 TEU, whereof the main part is in the segment 425 to 750 TEU at 14ts. These ships make ARKON to an important tonnage provider for short sea operators & feeder services worldwide. Most of the container vessels are designed with highest ice class, gear or for the loading 45ft containers. Few of them are unique tailor made for their operators.

Dry Bulk Chartering

Specialist in Short Sea Shipping…

By offering a fleet of about 43 modern Minibulkers in sizes of 3/5,000 dwat, mainly trading within continental waters and the Mediterranean, ARKON has become a very important partner for the European industry.

Shipping over 4 milion tons of cargo and with more than 900 fixtures a year. ARKON is one of the leading Shipbrokers in Europe.


Heavy Lift Tonnage

In close cooperation with their cargo partners, the ARKON Group has developed and ordered 25 Heavy Lift newbuilding vessels with combined lifting capacities ranging from 300mt to 800mt.

These vessels are either operated on time charter or on the open market. ARKON’s preferred trade and focus is the European and the Atlantic trade including full West Africa.