The Pan-European feeder and shortsea operator Unifeeder is a market leader with Northern Europe's largest feeder and short sea network for container transportation, serving the world's container hubs and the Intra-Europe container freight of large industrial companies.

Unifeeder is a dynamic logistics company with the largest and best connected feeder and shortsea network in Northern Europe. The company simplifies the complex tasks of choosing and managing supply chains by providing efficient and sustainable transport solutions.

Nordic Capital Fund VIII acquired Unifeeder in 2013 and supports the company to enable further and accelerated organic and acquisitive growth.

Unifeeder has since 2013 grown to become the largest independent Pan-European feeder and shortsea operator with the industry’s best connected network, spanning 96 ports in Northern and Western Europe, the Mediterranean (incl. North Africa and the Middle East) as well as the Black Sea.

This development has been supported by acquisitions and investments in new shared services centers, regional restructuring, various operational improvement initiatives as well as a focus on organic revenue growth, not least in the shortsea business. 

Key Information

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Revenues 2017*

EUR 510 million

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Nordic Capital Fund VIII, controlling shareholding

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Head office

Aarhus, Denmark

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* Reported