Hudig & Veder is your global logistic partner for smart transportation, warehousing and handling services. Our mission: moving your business forward. From minerals to plane engines , from Van Goghs to wind mills. We always find you the smartest way to get your cargo anywhere in the world, powered by 225 years of Dutch cleverness.


To make our business grow, we are always on the lookout for eager people who want to learn every day. Today the logistics market is more dynamic and demanding than ever, with great changes as well as chances ahead of us: new technologies and IT, new climate regulations, emerging players in the field and more. This means we must stay flexible, visionary and innovative. At the moment we have a number of great internships available. (Dutch only)

The impact of the shipping crisis on the fertilizer industry

2020, what a year it was. At first, it seemed that the global pandemic did not hit the shipping market as hard as originally thought, but with large cargo volumes still in the pipeline, the worst was yet to come. The development of the shipping market in 2020 and the coronavirus pandemic In March, May, June and July in 2020, industrial activity went down due to lower demand and many factories were shut down as a result of the global pandemic. To stop the spread of the pandemic, people were limited in their movements, which meant that shops closed, tourism stopped and demand for all kinds of products in general came to a dramatic halt. As a result of this, demand for transport was hit hard, which led to ships laying idle and shipping owners not knowing what to do. Layby berths and anchorage areas were full of vessels looking for employment, which provided an imposing landscape to watch, especially here in Rotterdam and surrounding areas.

Read the article published in Fertilizer Focus Magazine


Integrated logistic services

Thanks to our full range of expertises and services, we cover and connect all chains of your supply. This way we navigate your cargo fluently all the way to its destination, taking care of all aspects of the expedition.

Over 225 years of agility

Since 1795 we’ve been sailing the seas and outsmarted changes of time. Always succeeding to turn challenges in the market into leading-edge solutions. This unparalleled heritage of adaptive and hands-on mentality is still deeply anchored in our way of working.
We’re always on the lookout for better routes, different approaches and innovative concepts, to keep you ahead at all times and tides.