Reederei M. Lauterjung
Shipping Group


  • 1979 Establishment
    Manfred Lauterjung founds Reederei Sunship Schiffahrtskontor KG

    Acquisition of first vessel, MV Sunrise
  • 1997 Expansion
    The shipping company expands by founding the Manfred Lauterjung Befrachtungs GmbH & CO. KG

    18 short sea vessels are managed by Sunship Schiffahrtskontor
  • 2008 Repositioning
    Formation of the Reederei M. Lauterjung GmbH & Co. KG to position the Lauterjung Group towards the capital markets.
  • 2011 Launch of Crewing agency
    Foundation of Lauterjung Shipmanagment Colombo
  • 2011 Foundation of MLB Spain in Bilbao
  • 2011 Foundation of Sunship Electronic Services
    The maritime service provider for electronic equipment on-board ships
  • 2015 Foundation MLB USA in Houston
  • 2017 Foundation of MLB Dubai


Manfred Lauterjung

Managing Director

Kay Lauterjung

Managing Director

Marc Lauterjung

Managing Director