Who Are We?

We are an independent and privately owned ship- and corporate-brokering company with HQ in Iceland.

We specialize in sales and purchase. We enjoy excellent business relations with a large number of companies in Iceland, Greenland, Faroe Islands, and Scandinavia.

Our focus is not only in sale and purchase, but also chartering and provide strategic advice and consultancy to our clients in shipping, investments and banking and giving assistance in the decision making process by providing specific analysis of the market.

Treating each of our clients as an individual means that we can tailor fit your requirements to meet your very specific needs so you can concentrate on running your business.

Safir shipbrokers
tel: (+354) 560 0000
fax: (+354) 560 0001

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,,our goal is your success,,

,,independent company,,

As we are not owners or operators of a vessel you can trust that we are giving you an independent advise.


,,Sale and Purchase is our strength!,,

When it comes to selling or purchasing a vessel our network of buyers and sellers gives you a wide variety of options and a key to success.


,,experience is what you need,,

We have brokers with over 20 years of international experience.  We treat our experience as our most valuable asset.


,,long term relationship,,

There is a lot of competition on the market.  Our goal is to give owners and operators full service.  We like to see our customers come back, so when we give advises we are looking at a long term relationship.

,,finding solutions that fit your company,,

This is what we do

Sale service

SAFIR has a long list of contacts in the North-Atlantic region.  It gives us a cutting edge over rivals.  We will sell your vessel.

Corporation Sale

Safir also sell various companies in Iceland.  i.e. fish factories, retailers and so on.

Ship agency services

SAFIR has gives full service to all ship owners or operators.  It is either a port agency service or liner agency service provided to shipping lines.

Purchase service

SAFIR works with the purchaser, to reach the desired goal as fast as possible.


SAFIR assists foreign companies in investing in Iceland.

Personal and professional advises.

When it comes to your needs, you have to trust the broker giving you the best available service in sometimes very sensitive and complex cases.  Our goal is to give you that service 24/7.

We want to hear from you!

It is important for us to know whether it is a question, tip, compliment or complaint. We look at it as an opportunity to improve our services.

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Our address is

Safir Shipbrokers | Hamraborg 1 | 200 Kopavogur | Iceland

our online address is

safir@safir.is | www.safir.is

"The sea, once it casts its spell, holds one in its net of wonder forever."

− Jacques Yves Cousteau, Oceanographer

"We are tied to the ocean. And when we go back to the sea, whether it is to sail or to watch - we are going back from whence we came."

− John F. Kennedy

"You must not lose faith in humanity. Humanity is an ocean; if a few drops of the ocean are dirty, the ocean does not become dirty."

− Mahatma Gandhi