Our businesses:


Cargotec corporation

Cargotec is a leading provider of cargo and load handling solutions with the goal of becoming the leader in intelligent cargo handling. Cargotec's business areas Kalmar, Hiab and MacGregor offer products and services that ensure our customers a continuous, reliable and sustainable performance.

We keep global cargo traffic on the move

Cargo traffic is one of the vital services that help keep our global society up and running.  Millions of items, from raw materials to consumer products, are transported locally and between countries. Cargotec’s global presence allows us to serve our customers both in mature markets and in growing economic areas.

Cargotec is a leading provider of cargo and load handling solutions with the goal of becoming the leader in intelligent cargo handling. Its business areas, Kalmar, Hiab and MacGregor, are recognised leaders in cargo and load handling solutions around the world. Their global network is positioned close to customers, offering extensive services to ensure continuous, reliable and sustainable performance according to customer needs.

Kalmar’s offering comprises industry shaping, sustainable cargo handling equipment and automated terminal solutions, software and services. These are used in ports, terminals, distribution centres and various industries.

Hiab is the global market leader in on-road load handling solutions. Its customers operate in on-land transport and delivery where Hiab’s products and services help customers run their businesses efficiently and safely.

MacGregor's engineering solutions and services for marine cargo and offshore load handling are designed to perform with the sea. MacGregor aims to make the sea more accessible, safe and reliable for its customers.

Cargotec has operations in more than 100 countries.

Every fourth
Every year, over 700 million container moves are being made globally in ports. Every fourth of them is handled by a Kalmar solution.

Every other ship in the world carries MacGregor equipment.

Kalmar history started over 100 years ago.

Equipment designed for arctic conditions can operate in -50o Celsius

Hiab 0.5 million

Over the past 70 years, Hiab has delivered more than 0.5 million loader cranes to its customers.

Global operations

Cargotec is determined to grow its business through strong customer focus. We do not simply offer products, but provide integrated solutions and services designed to meet customers’ specific needs. Our customers include leading global and local players within their industries.

Cargotec’s corporate headquarters is located in Helsinki, Finland, while the business areas’ production facilities are located in China, Finland, Germany, India, Ireland, Malaysia, Norway, Poland, South Korea, Spain, Sweden, the United Kingdom and the United States. A big part of our manufacturing has been outsourced to partner plants located mainly in Asia.

At the end of 2017, we had a total of 11,251 employees (31 Dec 2016: 11,184). With operations in more than 100 countries, of which we have our own employees in 45, we have a unique sales and service network and we can serve our customers locally ensuring the continuous operation of their equipment.