Siem Shipping Inc., originally trading under the name STAR Reefers, dates back to the mid 90’s and is the result of numerous single ship acquisitions and corporate mergers.
Siem Shipping Inc. found its beginnings when the Anglo-Norwegian financial group Siem Industries Inc. (Siem Group) invested in Swan Shipping in 2000. This investment alongside various single ship acquisitions formed Star Reefers Inc, which was renamed in 2012 to its current name Siem Shipping Inc. Today, Siem Shipping is an owner and operator of vessels engaged in various types of international shipping, including reefer, car and bulk vessels.
Star Reefers – The Company operates in the specialised reefer industry as STAR Reefers where it is a leading global owner and operator of refrigerated vessels, directly controlling 26 vessels with a total capacity of 15 million cbft.
Siem Car Carriers – Siem Car Carriers is a member of the Siem group specialising in transporting automobiles, high and heavy equipment and break bulk cargo.
Siem Bulk – Siem Bulk is a member of the Siem Shipping Inc. group dedicated to the transportation of bulk cargo, and operates in the Handy to Ultra segment.
Siem Ship Management – Siem Ship Management Sp. z o.o is part of the Siem Shipping Inc. group and was formed in 2006 in order to allow the management of Siem vessels to be internalised.
Siem RoRo – Siem RoRo is a member of the Siem group and owner of RoRo vessels which are chartered to international operators on long term bareboat charters.