About Maersk Line, Limited

Maersk Line Limited owns and operates US flag vessels, providing end-to-end transportation solutions to support the unique requirements of the US government.

Our story

Maersk Line, Limited (MLL), an American company, was established in 1983 to support the conversion and operation of five Maritime Prepositioning Ships on behalf of the United States Navy.

Since 1983, MLL has grown and now owns 20 US flag registered container vessels operating around the world to support the United States with military, government, and humanitarian missions.

Our participation in the Maritime Security Program (MSP) and Voluntary Intermodal Sealift Agreement (VISA) ensures that MLL assets, both afloat and ashore, are always available to support the US government.

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MLL provides ocean shipping services from over 300 ports around the world. With the largest fleet of internationally trading US flag registered vessels, and a vast global inland network, we offer our customers customized end-to-end transportation solutions.

In addition to handling dry and refrigerated containers, MLL provides special container solutions, while also handling out of gauge and break-bulk cargo. These special services give our customers access to standard services offered by RO/ROs, conventional carriers, and break-bulk vessels, combined with all the advantages that our liner shipping has to offer, such as: frequent / reliable departures, fixed schedules, and unparalleled global reach.

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Core values

Our core values guide our business and ensure we prepare for tomorrow:

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Constant care
Take care of today, actively prepare for tomorrow
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Listen, learn, share, and give space to others
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Our word is our bond
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Our employees
The right environment for the right people
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Our name
The sum of our values: passionately striving higher