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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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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 and the innovative ecoliners.

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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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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

Nordlys en Tres Hombres aanwezig tijdens Sail Den Helder

Sail Den Helder is met het decor van de internationale Tall Ships dit jaar het grootste publieksevenement van Noord-Holland. Een prachtig nautisch evenement van 22 tot en met 25 juni, waarbij 400.000 bezoekers worden verwacht. De kades zullen propvol prachtige schepen...
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Beleef Texel aan boord van de Tres Hombres

Sinds lange tijd meert  het zeilende vrachtschip Tres Hombres weer aan in Oudeschild. Vanuit Eyemouth Schotland zeilen we rechtstreeks door naar Texel om vaten gin van stokerij Texel te laden. De vaten zullen met paard en wagen naar de haven gebracht worden om...
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Tres Hombres blog: Fast furious or Rasta rocket ?

For 2 days we saw our Tres going fast without outerjib, bobs and royal sailing closed haul. All safety nets and safety lines are in place, the automatic deck wash was done in the morning with waves and always nothing in the bilges. Keep your body in balance, hold on...
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Tres Hombres blog: One hand for the risotto

Finally back at sea. After one long week in the harbor of Newcastle, waiting for 4cm2 to arrive. We're finally a sailing ship again, instead of a living boat. And I am a ships cook, finally. I still had the feeling I had to prove myself as a real ships cook, because...
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AUCTION: 10th anniversary TRES HOMBRES RUM edition signed by our captains

Our rumrunner Tres Hombres (1943) needs a thorough refit so that we can ship our finest rum and other precious goods emission free in the future. To achieve this goal you can support us: http://fairtransport.eu/auctions/ The entire sum  you’ll pay for this amazing rum...
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For nearly 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

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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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