Company Profile

The shareholders of the ROSTOCK PORT GmbH are the Hanseatic City of Rostock (74.9%) and the Federal State of Mecklenburg-Western Pomerania (25.1%).

Purpose and tasks:

  • Management, development and maintenance of port infrastructure, 
  • Leasing of property and real estate for the establishment of businesses in the industrial area of the Rostock sea port as well as the provision of services and utilities          

The management and supervision of the company are comprised of the managing director ROSTOCK PORT, Jens Aurel Scharner and Dr. Gernot Tesch, the shareholder's meeting and the supervisory board. In accordance with the distribution of shares, this is composed of representatives of the city (four) and of the state (two). The chairman of the supervisory board is Mr Helge Bothur. 

The company is committed to a policy of competitive neutrality towards all companies in the Rostock Sea Port. These companies receive support in the realisation of infrastructural requirements and in the application for funding with the state government.

Employing over 170 employees, ROSTOCK PORT GmbH is among the largest employers in the port along with Liebherr-MCCtec Rostock GmbHEuroports Germany GmbH including its subsidiary companies, EEW Special Pipe Constructions GmbH, Schiffsversorgung Rostock GmbH, Gesamthafenbetrieb and Grosstanklager-Ölhafen Rostock GmbH.