Did you know

In 2023 Ultratank vessels
moved 3.37 million metric tons
of chemicals in bulk!

Trade routes

We handle your
cargo with care


Ultratank is a leading chemical bulk operator in the Americas, servicing its customers in their maritime transportation needs through its modern stainless steel chemical tankers within the 20-22,000 deadweight range. 

Partnerships with close customers are the core of our business, we go above and beyond to deliver value that exceeds expectations. We provide the flexibility and reliability our customers need, building long-term relationships and focusing on doing business with ease.  

With an asset light business model, a strong coverage of the Americas and a homogenous stainless steel fleet, we are a safe and reliable partner choice for your maritime transportation needs. 

Ultratank is a subsidiary of Ultranav, a privately owned shipping company for over six decades, headquartered in Chile and operating globally with offices in 18 countries. 

Ultratank highlights

Ultratank is awarded with the EcoVadis silver medal 2023

We are proud to announce that we have been awarded with the silver EcoVadis medal 2023 for our sustainability achievements within the four domains; environment, ethics, labour & human rights and sustainable procurement. The silver medal positions us in the top 25% of all rated organisations. 

Ultratank partners with Seaber on a joint mission towards more sustainable chemical tanker operation

Ultratank is proud to announce that we have signed a long-term contract with the maritime technology company, Seaber. Seaber will help us achieve our goal of reducing CO2 intensity by at least 40% by 2030. 

Decarbonisation of the shipping industry

Ultratank is committed to a cleaner future and we strive to play an active role in exceeding IMO’s mandatory targets of reducing CO2 intensity by at least 40% until 2030 and total GHG emissions by 50% until 2050.

Ultratank key figures




Million tonnes 2023





Part of Ultranav

Ultratank is part of Ultranav, a privately owned group of shipping companies with offices in 19 countries. Through twelve business units, we operate in five market segments: Tankers, gas, dry bulk, coastal trades, and towage & offshore. We operate a fleet of gas and chemical carriers, tankers for crude oil and clean petroleum products, bulk carriers, feeder container ships, multipurpose vessels, harbor tugs, PSVs, AHTS, pusher tugs, barges and pilot boats.

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Ultratank is part of Ultranav, a large and diversified group of shipping companies. Ultranav was founded in Chile in 1960 by Captain Albert von Appen.

How we work

Ultratank is a leading chemical tanker operator focusing on the Americas. We are specialists in tailor-made transportation and cargo handling solutions.