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The Hamburg Süd Group represents powerful brands in the international logistics services industry. The entire Group is named after the container liner shipping company Hamburg Süd, which is globally active. Together with its Brazilian subsidiary Aliança, it is one of the leading ocean carriers in the traditionally significant South American market. Aliança is by far the market leader for cabotage along the Brazilian coastline. In tramp shipping, the Hamburg Süd Group operates bulk carriers and product tankers under the names Rudolf A. Oetker (RAO), Furness Withy Chartering, and Aliança Bulk (Aliabulk). In addition, the Hamburg Süd Group includes Columbus Shipmanagement GmbH (CSG), which handles the technical management and new construction of Group-owned liners as well as the crewing, and Hamburg Süd Reiseagentur, a travel agency with numerous divisions.