Cargotec improves the efficiency of global cargo flows. We have a global presence and local services in more than 750 sales and service locations in more than 120 countries. Our brands MacGregor, Kalmar and Hiab mark the equipment, solutions and products we provide to our customers. At the end of 2012, there were approximately 10,500 people at Cargotec around the globe, ensuring that our customers always receive the best possible solutions and service. Cargo traffic is one of the vital services that help keep our global society up and running. Millions of items, from raw materials to consumer products, are transported locally and between countries. Cargotec’s global presence allows us to serve our customers both in mature markets and in growing economic areas.
- Business Type:
- Service provider
- Industry Type:
- Shipbuilding & Water Transport
- Market Focus:
- Globally (various continents)
- Year Founded:
- Over 1000
This company also provides solutions for other industrial applications.
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Our mission is to improve the efficiency of cargo flows. We do this by helping our customers’ operations run more efficiently: we deliver reliable equipment and services, maximise fleet and ship productivity, and we can help in improving the overall performance of our customers’ operations with complete systems, concepts and design.
- Cargotec is a future oriented cargo handling solutions provider
- We operate in more than 120 countries and more than 750 different locations
- Our solutions are strongly localised for customer needs
- In 2012, our sales totalled EUR 3.3 billion
- At the end of 2012, there were approximately 10,500 people at Cargotec around the globe in various positions
- We strive to be a world-class company that attracts and retains the best talent
With solutions for all cargo handling challenges, we improve the efficiency of cargo flows and aim to be the world’s leading provider of cargo handling solutions.
With our three brands – MacGregor, Kalmar and Hiab – Cargotec delivers cargo and load handling solutions and services for the biggest shipping companies in the world as well as for small and medium-sized local operators.
Our business is truly global. We have operations in more than 120 countries and more than 750 sales and service locations worldwide. Our headquarters are located in Helsinki, Finland.
At the end of 2012, there were approximately 10,500 professionals at Cargotec of which 58 percent were located in EMEA (Europe, Middle-East and Africa). Personnel in the Asia-Pacific region made up 28 percent of our employees, while those in North and South America represented 14 percent.
Solutions on land, in port and at sea
Cargotec’s cargo and load handling solutions are used worldwide in all cargo flow hubs. On land, our load handling solutions are used in various sectors in inland transport and delivery, including construction, distribution, warehousing and defence. In ports and terminals, our customers include container and bulk terminals. At sea, we offer our solutions to ship owners and ship and terminal operators, shipbuilders, and navies. In addition, our customers include offshore vessel owners and operators, as well as shipbuilders.
We also offer a wide range of services for all of our customers, including maintenance, repair, spare parts and training.
Always close to our customers
We strongly believe that thinking globally and acting locally is the way to serve our customers and to expand their business. Our global network is positioned close to customers and offers extensive services that ensure the continuous, reliable and sustainable performance of equipment both in mature markets and in growing economic areas.
Our corporate base is in Helsinki, Finland, while our production facilities are located in China, Finland, India, Ireland, Malaysia, Poland, South Korea, Spain, Sweden and the United States. Part of our manufacturing has been outsourced to partner plants located mainly in Asia.
Our mission is to improve the efficiency of cargo flows.
Our vision is to be the world’s leading provider of cargo handling solutions.
To reach this vision, we will:
- Take the lead in developing the business and industry we are in
- Build the full potential of our services and solutions
- Drive technology development for the benefit of our customers
- Set the standard for sustainability in cargo handling
- Combine our strength and resources into one company
- Invest in our people