Data and facts referring to 182
years of company history


1836 - 1872

1836 1872The first three and a half decades of the company's history were characterised by steam shipping on the Rhine and an increase in Rhine-Sea shipping.

1836 - 1872

1873 - 1930

1873 1930The takeover of various shipping agencies with connections to the seaports on the North Sea and Baltic Sea, the founding of the Neuss branch and the beginnings as a trade fair forwarding agent characterised this period.

1931 - 1984

1931 1984The former forwarding and shipping company developed into a universal company for the shipping industry and organised transportation by ship, rail, lorry or plane.

1931 - 1984

1985 - today

1985 2012Further branch foundations and the expansion of forwarding services to nationwide and European logistics networks in a partner network characterise the development to this day.


L.W. Cretschmar Süd GmbH & Co. KG

Reisholzer Bahnstraße 33 D - 40599 Düsseldorf

Ana Martínez

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