Company Profile

VTG operates the largest privately-owned fleet of freight wagons in Europe. These assets, combined with a comprehensive portfolio of leasing, logistical and digital solutions, make it a powerful player in the transport sector.



Headquartered in Hamburg, VTG GmbH is a global asset and logistics company with a strong focus on rail. Besides leasing out rail freight wagons and tank containers, the Group also provides multimodal logistical services and integrated digital solutions. Its fleet comprises around 84,000 rail freight wagons – mostly tank cars, modular freight wagons, standard freight wagons and sliding-wall wagons – plus about 5,000 tank containers.

This highly diversified portfolio gives VTG’s customers an excellent platform for the international transportation of goods. The company also develops individually tailored logistics solutions across all industries. Supported by smart technology, it has accumulated a wealth of expertise across the entire transport chain. The Group has years of experience, especially in transporting liquids and sensitive goods. Its customers include a large number of high-profile companies from virtually every branch of industry. Key examples are the chemical, petroleum, automotive, agriculture and paper industries.


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Since VTG was founded in 1951, we have faced up to ongoing change and are on a continuing course for growth.
At numerous locations in Europe and beyond, our people are always there to serve you.
Certifications and awards presented by independent third parties document our commitment to quality and our dedication to the environment and society.
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VTG was a publicly traded company from 2007 to 2021. This page contains all information and reports of relevance to investors.
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