was formed in April 2015 by the merger of Howe Robinson Group and the Shipping division of ICAP plc, creating one of the largest privately owned shipbroking houses in the world, employing over 180 brokers across a global network of 12 offices.
Established in 1883
Our modern group holds its origins in the foundation of Howe Robinson & Co Ltd in the City of London in the 19th century, following which we built up our reputation as market-leading shipbrokers over our many decades in operation.
Now operating out of 12 countries and covering all time zones, we are constantly expanding our presence world-wide in the aim of providing the best possible services to our many long-standing clients.
Our people, our strengths
With over a century of experience and in-depth understanding of the segments they operate in, our maritime professionals are constantly striving to remain market leaders, whether it be in shipbroking itself or the provision of world-class research services to our customers.
Through our long-term strategy and commitment to provide world-class services to our clients,
we have grown consistently over the last century to become one of the largest shipbroking firms in the world.