since 1930

Brokerage, sale and purchase
of vessels of all kinds

Our offers

90 years of experience

Logo von L. Kluth & Co, Schiffsmakler in Hamburg

in  Hamburg

Now in its fourth generation, our family business provides competent, personal brokerage services and support to shipowners and shipping companies throughout Germany and the rest of Europe.


We act as brokers for the sale and purchase of inland and seagoing vessels of all kinds, especially dry cargo barges, tank barges, pusher tugs, non-propelled barges and day/night passenger vessels.

Our services include:


  • Personal and impartial advice
  • Brokerage of second-hand and new build vessels
  • Access to a global network of clients and services
  • Negotiations and contract drafting
  • Purchase processing
  • Arrangement of financing, insurance and charter contracts
  • Assistance with in- and export formalities
  • Guidance on vessel transportation over land and sea.

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