Reefer Cargo



Who we are

Maersk Line brings unrivalled expertise to the world of reefer transport. We began doing refrigerated transport back in 1936, and today we are the biggest player in the industry. This means, over the years, we have invested in equipment and innovation. Today we have the largest fleet, including the newest state of the art reefer containers, as well as the most comprehensive global network.

A global team

Our dedicated team of reefer specialists help you ensure that your goods reach their destination in peak condition, using their in-depth knowledge and practical know how to provide the best transport solution for all your cargo.

What we offer

As well as standard (twenty and forty foot) refrigerated containers, our value adding technological advances include:

  • Super Freezer™ technology – provides temperature management down to -76°F / -60°C.
  • StarCare™ and StarFresh™ - providing controlled atmosphere service, for a better quality product and a prolonged shelf life for a wide range of chilled commodities.
  • Magnum™ reefer technology – able to accurately maintain -31°F / -35°C.
  • Cold Treatment Service - some countries require special treatment of chilled produce, before entering their borders or port facilities.

A sustainable choice

In addition you can be confident that, by choosing Maersk Line, you are considering the environmental impact of transporting your cargo. Shipping refrigerated cargo can be 25 times more CO2 efficient than moving it by air. In addition, Maersk Line is already one of the most CO2 efficient shipping companies in the world, having cut our emissions by 15% per container moved between 2002 and 2008. By 2017, we plan to reduce our emissions by a further 20%.