Maersk

Maersk owns and operates container ships and supply vessels that provides integrated transportation and logistics services for the oil and gas industry. Read more

Soren Skou's photo - CEO of Maersk

CEO

Soren Skou

CEO Approval Rating

69/100

Founded:

1904

Status:

PublicIndependent CompanyNasdaq OMX NordicMAERSK

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MSC is one of Maersk's top rivals. MSC is a Private company that was founded in 1970 in Geneva, Geneva. Like Maersk, MSC also works within the Courier, Logistics & Freight Services industry. Compared to Maersk, MSC has 16,376 more employees.

COSCO International is seen as one of Maersk's biggest rivals. COSCO International was founded in 1992 in Hong Kong, Other. COSCO International competes in the industry. COSCO International generates $41.5B less revenue than Maersk.

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Maersk Quarterly and Annual Revenue

Trailing 12-Months Trend (TTM)

Annual Revenue

$42.6B

Maersk's revenue is the ranked 2nd among it's top 10 competitors. The top 10 competitors average 16.4B. Over the last four quarters, Maersk's revenue has grown by 38.3%. Specifically, in Q1 2021's revenue was $12.4B; in Q4 2020, it was $11.3B; in Q3 2020, it was $9.9B; in Q2 2020, Maersk's revenue was $9B.

Maersk Acquisitions

COMPANY ACQUIRED
ACQUISITION DATE
AMOUNT
DESCRIPTION
KGH Customs Services AB

Jul 2020

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$279M
KGH is a consulting firm that provides trade and customs management services to food and beverage, construction and logistics sectors.
Performance Team, LLC

Feb 2020

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$545M
Performance Team is a provider of E-Commerce fulfillment, local transportation and supply chain management services to the retail sector.
Vandegrift Inc.

Feb 2019

Source »
undisclosed
Vandegrift develops a SaaS-based platform that provides customs brokerage, trade compliance and freight forwarding solutions for businesses.

These are all the companies that Maersk has acquired. Maersk has acquired 3 companies and its latest acquisition was KGH Customs Services AB in Jul 2020. KGH is a consulting firm that provides trade and customs management services to food and beverage, construction and logistics sectors.

Maersk Funding History

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Maersk Investments

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EXIT DATE

Torch is an Illinois-based digital short-haul platform that connects carriers with shippers for moving truckloads.
$3.5M
Apr 14, 2021
Seed
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Loadsmart is an online platform that provides on-demand truckload booking services for businesses.
$95.4M
Nov 19, 2020
Series C
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Forto is a Germany-based online logistics platform that provides solutions including ocean, air and rail freight forwarding for businesses.
$50M
Nov 16, 2020
Venture Round
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WIliot designs and develops battery-free bluetooth tags for packaging and asset tracking applications.
$20M
Feb 06, 2020
Series B
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ZigZag is a SaaS-based returns management platform that allows retailers to manage, track and resell returned stocks.
-
Nov 05, 2019
Equity
-

These are all the companies that Maersk has invested in. Maersk has invested 3 companies and its latest investment was KGH Customs Services AB in Jul 2020. KGH is a consulting firm that provides trade and customs management services to food and beverage, construction and logistics sectors.

Maersk News

June 22, 2021Hellenic Shipping News Worldwide

Maersk

China will play a crucial role in ensuring that the global logistics industry responds effectively to... See more »
June 21, 2021altAfrica

Trella raises $42mn from Maersk Growth, Read Ventures et al.

Cairo-based digital freight marketplace, Trella, has raised USD 42mn in debt (USD 12mn) and equity fu... See more »
June 21, 2021Al Arabiya Network

Maersk VC co-leads funding round in Egyptian freight start-up Trella

Egyptian startup Trella, a digital platform connecting truckers with freight loads, has raised $42 mi... See more »
June 17, 2021PortNews

Maersk advises logistics planners on hurricane season preparation

Maersk Special Project Logistics is a standby response partner for The Federal Emergency Management A... See more »
June 17, 2021LNG World News

Maersk in talks with yards on methanol-powered containership

Container shipping heavyweight Maersk is currently in discussions with equipment suppliers and yards ... See more »
June 8, 2021Fruitnet

Maersk launches carbon footprint tool

The Emissions Dashboard consolidates emissions data across all transport modes and carriers... See more »
June 6, 2021Maritime Gateway

Maersk proposes bunker tax, MSC recommends carbon pricing

Søren Skou, CEO of AP Moller - Maersk, has proposed a carbon tax on ship fuel of at least US$450 per ... See more »

Maersk Press Releases

March 23, 2021StreetInsider

Development of the Annual General Meeting on Tuesday 23 March 2021

ANNOUNCEMENT A.P. Møller - Mærsk A/S - Development of the Annual General Meeting on Tuesday 23 March.... See more »
February 10, 2021centralcharts

Annual Report 2020

The Annual Report 2020 for A.P. Møller - Mærsk A/S is hereby enclosed. CEO of A.P. Møller - Mærsk A/S... See more »
January 19, 2021Oil and Gas Press

Ocean Cleanup

A.P. Moller- Maersk, The Ocean Cleanup extend relationship with new three-year partnershipThe Ocean C... See more »
December 7, 2020GlobeNewswire

Transactions in connection with share buy-back program

ANNOUNCEMENT... See more »
November 19, 2020PR Newswire

Afresh Raises $13 Million in New Funding and Welcomes Former CEO of Ahold USA as New Board Member

SAN FRANCISCO, Nov. 19, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Afresh, the first artificial intelligence-powered fresh ... See more »
November 10, 2020Oil and Gas Press

COVAXX and Maersk partnership to supply COVID-19 vaccines globally

COVAXX, a U.S. company developing a multitope synthetic peptide-based vaccine to fight COVID-19, has ... See more »

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Maersk Headquarters

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Maersk Summary

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Overview

Maersk owns and operates container ships and supply vessels that provides integrated transportation and logistics services for the oil and gas industry. Maersk was founded in 1904. Maersk's headquarters is located in Copenhagen, Capital Region, DK DK-...

CEO

Maersk's CEO, Soren Skou, currently has an approval rating of 69%. Maersk's primary competitors are MSC, COSCO International & CMA CGM.

Website

maersk.com

Frequently Asked Questions about Maersk

  1. When was Maersk founded?

    Maersk was founded in 1904
  2. Who is Maersk's CEO?

    Maersk's CEO is Soren Skou
  3. How much revenue does Maersk generate?

    Maersk generates $42.6B in revenue
  4. How much funding does Maersk have?

    Maersk has historically raised $0 in funding
  5. Where is Maersk's headquarters?

    Maersk's headquarters is in Copenhagen Capital Region, DK
  1. How many employees does Maersk have?

    Maersk has 83,624 employees
  2. What sector does Maersk operate in?

    Maersk is in Courier, Logistics & Freight Services
  3. Who are Maersk's competitors?

    Maersk's top competitors are MSC, COSCO International , CMA CGM
  4. Who has Maersk invested in?

    Maersk's has invested in companies such as Torch Logistics Inc, Loadsmart, Forto