Combined management report

The combined management report (hereinafter: management report) covers the course of business at the HHLA Group and Hamburger Hafen und Logistik Aktiengesellschaft (HHLA).

Group overview



  • Strategic corporate development
  • Functional management of the Container segment
  • Management of resources and processes
  • Provision of shared services
  • Floating crane operations
  • Letting of port-related real estate

Port Logistics subgroup

Listed class A shares

Container segment

  • Container operations
  • Container handling
  • Container transfer between modes of transport (ship, rail, truck)
  • Container-related services (e.g. storage, maintenance, repair)

Intermodal segment

  • Container transport via rail and truck in the seaports’
  • Loading and unloading of carriers
  • Operation of inland terminals

Logistics segment

  • Specialist handling of dry bulk, general cargo, vehicles, fruit, etc.
  • Business activities for process automation, additive manufacturing, airborne logistics services, etc.
  • Consulting and training

Real Estate subgroup

Non-listed class S shares

Real Estate segment

  • Management of real estate in Hamburg’s Speicherstadt historical warehouse district and fish market area
  • District/project development
  • Tenancy
  • Facility management

Shareholder structure

Share capital: total of 75,219,438 no-par-value registered shares

Port Logistics subgroup

of which 72,514,938 class A shares
– listed –

31 % Free float69 % Free and Hanseatic City of Hamburg

  • Free float
    22,299,602 class A shares
  • Free and Hanseatic City of Hamburg
    Shareholding: 50,215,336 class A shares + 2,704,500 class S shares

Real Estate subgroup

of which 2,704,500 class S shares
– non-listed –

100 % Free and Hanseatic City of Hamburg

  • Free and Hanseatic City of Hamburg
    Shareholding: 47,920,500 class A shares + 2,704,500 class S shares

In maritime logistics, a terminal is a facility where freight transported by various modes of transport is handled.


A port’s catchment area.