Steder Group Chartering is an experienced, dynamic and independent ship broking company, specialized in dry-bulk coastal and deep sea chartering, freight contracting and project & break bulk cargoes. Our main trading areas are the Baltic, Continent-UK-Ireland, Mediterranean, North & East Africa, Black Sea, Atlantic, Canada / Lakes, East Coast USA and US Gulf. Steder Group also carries out cargo inspections & supervision for agricultural cargoes and through our full daughter company Robchart BV we can offer forwarding and logistics services for mineral cargoes in bulk and/or breakbulk.

The fact that we are continuously present in the market enables us to act swiftly on spot cargoes and further enables us to provide up to date and accurate market advice at any time, for the short as well as the mid-long term.

Through our extensive and reliable network, together with the wide range of logistic services offered by Steder Group we can offer any service around the world!

Our chartering team is able to handle any kind of cargo in any size, always adjusting to the constant changing needs of today’s markets.

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Our Services


Chartering of spot cargoes, long term contracts of affreightment (COA) and time charters against best obtainable rates and charter-party terms.

Freight Contracting

If required, we will extend our service by acting as freight contractor offering fixed freight on single voyage and/or longer term contracts (coa’s) enabling our customers to do forward business covering their operational and freight volatility risks.


Through close partners in our network we are able to offer competitive rates for barging on Europe’s inner waterways.

Transhipment / Stevedoring & Storage

High quality, reliable, fast transhipment and (temporary) storage in The Netherlands, Belgium and Constanta against competitive rates, in cooperation with carefully selected partners.


We carry out inspections & supervision services which are handled by experts. This service is available on 24/7 basis.

Combining Disciplines

By integrating above disciplines (chartering, stevedoring, storage, barging and cargo supervisions) we are able to cover the whole scope of our clients’ import and/or export movements from start to finish.

Market Information & Consultancy

Through our own continuous presence in the (spot) market combined with the added information we get supplied from our global network we offer daily updated market information as well as freight guidance on forward business. Often we are being consulted to study on large projects and new opportunities.


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