Eimskipafélag Íslands (The Icelandic Steamship Company) is the oldest shipping company in Iceland, established in 1914. The Reykjavík, Iceland-based company runs six shipping lines on the North Atlantic through operation of 8 ships with carrying capacity of 7,210 TEUs.

Eimskip and its subsidiaries — Eimskip-CTG, Faroe Ship, Eimskip Flytjandi, TVG-Zimsen, and Herjoflur — transport cargo by land, air and sea, and offer various logistics solutions such as warehousing and distribution. The company employs approximately 1,350 individuals across 51 offices in 18 countries.

JOC Top 40 container carrier rankings first half 2019
16 Sep 2019
Container carriers in the slowing US import and export trades are exercising increased discipline, maintaining capacity levels rather than introducing new vessels in an attempt to secure a larger share of the market.
20 Feb 2013
Eimskip will open a new office in Gdynia, Poland, on March 1.
13 Feb 2013
Icelandic shipping company Eimskip has signed a contract with Maine Port Authority to begin new container service operations out of the recently renovated International Marine Terminal...
28 May 2012
Eimskip, the Iceland-based container shipping and refrigerated logistics group, reported operating profit almost halved in the first quarter from a year earlier as higher costs and one-time items outw
23 Nov 2011
Eimskip increased third quarter operating profit 7.6 percent year-over-year to $14.85 million, as the Icelandic container shipping and refrigerated logistics company carried 11 percent more cargo.
07 Jul 2011
Eimskip is expanding its Iceland-North America container service with the addition of a second vessel to keep pace with an upturn in industrial and fish cargoes in Newfoundland.