Carl F. Peters is based in Hamburg, Germany and was established in 1924. The company started as an operator and owner of tank barges and coastal tankers. Carl F. Peters is presently in the third generation of the Eberhardt Family, with Frank Eberhardt at the helm.

Since 1924, the strategic focus has been on tankers trading in the oil and chemical spot markets for the majors. Our long tradition also includes container shipping. Our experience of nearly 100 years in the shipping industry lays the foundation of today’s success.

Highly motivated and experienced staff ashore and onboard our vessels are our greatest assets.

Carl F. Peters owns and operates a fleet of highly sophisticated chemical / oil product carriers and focuses on safety for cargo, personnel and the environment.

Carl F. Peters stands for innovative and efficient shipping solutions.

We have full control of our ships starting from design, contracting and new-building supervision.

Our daily business includes:

  • Chartering
  • Operations
  • Technical management
  • Quality management
  • Vettings matters
  • Purchasing

Furthermore, we offer the following services:

  • Agencies in all German ports
  • Shipbroking
  • New build supervision
  • Ship management

By meeting highest quality, safety and environmental standards, we offer efficient state-of-the-art technical management for product and chemical tankers.