Nordic Tankers is a shipowning company operating close to 130 chemical tankers in the segment below 25.000 tdw.
The core competence of Nordic Tankers is to manage and operate - commercially and technically - highly sophisticated chemical tankers. Nordic Tankers balances its vessel portfolio by owning tankers, chartering in chemical tankers, and having chemical tankers on commercial management, as well as operating tankers in pools.
The strategy for Nordic Tankers is to be the ideal platform for consolidation of the tanker market in the chemical tanker segment below 25,000 dwt. Nordic Tankers' intention is to be among the most profitable in the industry.
Nordic Tankers is since 30 April 2012 owned by a company controlled by the investment fund "Triton".
The core competence of Nordic Tankers is to manage and operate - commercially and technically - highly sophisticated chemical tankers.
Nordic Tankers balances its vessel portfolio by owning tankers, chartering in chemical tankers, and having chemical tankers on commercial management.
As part of the consolidation strategy, part of the vessels is operated in pools: The Nordic Tankers 19,000 stainless steel pool and the Nordic Womar pools operating coated vessels in the 10-25,000 dwt range.
Nordic Tankers has a relatively high contract coverage in the chemical tanker market, thus balancing its risk in the cyclical and volatile tanker market.
Nordic Tankers has its roots approximately five decades ago as the company today is a consolidation of a number of tanker companies of Nordic origin. Most notably herning shipping that was started in 1963, and thus can celebrate its 50 anniversary in 2013. herning shipping became part of the Nordic Tankers brand in 2012.
Also activities started by the companies Wonsild & Son (established in 1904) and Copenhagen Tankers (established in 1992) and acquired by Clipper Group in 2005, are activities that today are an integrated part of Nordic Tankers anno 2012.
In other words a wealth of Nordic shipping experience, known for its high safety, quality and reliability.