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A fleet of Ships sailing cargo!

Tres Hombres Products

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Invest in our Fairtransport ships

Fairtransport: the market leader in sustainable cargo shipment. Learn more about investing in our innovative and traditional sailing cargo ships and invest in the future!

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Move cargo with us

With our successful traditional fleet in service we can move your cargo emission free from A to B, with future plans to employ the fastest Clippership.

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Sailing a traditional cargo ship is a unique way to discover the world & learn the art of square rig seamanship. Sign on now for the adventure of a lifetime!

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Fairtransport Trading products

Every now and again something crosses our path too good to just transport;  limited quantities of Tres Hombres Rum, Chocolate & Coffee are now for sale!

Latest News

Here you’ll find the latest posts from our ships, press releases, Fairtransport news & events

Tres Hombres blog: Prepairing to take command on a brigantine

Part of the story behind the screens of; blue seas and fair winds... A few weeks ago the descission was made that I would take command again on Brigantine Tres Hombres. Our...

Tres Hombres blog: In the port of life

After five months of voyage together, a few dear friends have left us, continued their way home. We stay behind as a small crew. But the voyage isn't over yet. I wrote a song for...

Tres Hombres blog: Giant toy of the sea

Photo by Woody Coudijser Already a week in the Caribbean Sea after Colombia. We are not so gossipy about this leg and yet it’s plenty. Plenty of splashes on deck, sail-handling,...

Tres Hombres blog: Ships and sailors rot in port

This blog is written by Elisabeth (deckhand) some days ago, when the Tres Hombres was sailing from Barbados towards Colombia. “Ships and sailors rot in port.” After nearly three...

Meet the crew: Elisabeth, deckhand

Always wanted to know the wonderful people sailing our cargo? From now on we will regularly post short interviews with our crew on the site. Today we will start with Elisabeth....



For 10 years we have shipped cargo across the Atlantic by the power of the wind only!

In 2007, three friends began a shipping company. While sailing on the Dutch barque Europa, Arjen, Andreas & Jorne saw the beauty and power of great sailing ships that use only the wind as a means of propulsion. They decided to create the world’s first modern “emission free” shipping company, based in the Netherlands. Originally named the “Stichting Atlantis Zeilende Handelsvaart”, the company has grown into what is now known simply as “Fairtransport” >> READ MORE
Current routes for our sailing cargo ships

Fairtransport acts as agent and broker for the following ships


With every bottle, bag or barrel showing this sticker the emission free Shipping Revolution grows. ‘A Class’ Products are a shining symbol of a commitment to sustainability and reducing Carbon and other toxic emissions. These products are shipped by sail, without engine, allowing them to be completely ‘Emission Free – Guaranteed 90% reduction in pollution!

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