TradeLens is an open and neutral industry platform underpinned by Blockchain technology, supported by major industry players.



TradeLens is a digital platform that empowers businesses and authorities along the supply chain with a single, secure source of shipping data, enabling more efficient global trade

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Track shipments in real time with greater precision via 120+ dynamic events published direct from the source - without the back and forth.


Improve data sharing and collaboration with shipping partners through blockchain encryption and powerful permission-based sharing.


Leverage TradeLens on your own terms - integrate via API into primary transportation management systems or access by consumer-grade web UI.


We care about the intersection of trade and technology. On our blog, we publish inspirational, informative and insights-driven stories from within TradeLens and from across the global supply chain. And, of course, we keep everyone up-to-date with the latest updates on our platform.

Breaking News

ZIM joins TradeLens to drive transparency in global shipping

TradeLens April 17, 2019

ZIM Integrated Shipping Services today announced it has signed on as a member to TradeLens, a blockchain-enabled digital shipping solution jointly developed by A.P. Moller – Maersk and IBM.

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Why interoperability matters

Nis Jespersen March 14, 2019

What happens when different players in a supply chain can’t agree on fundamental definitions? Or when shippers, carriers and customs authorities need to rely on paper documents because their computers can’t talk to each other?

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Platform Thinking

Strengths of the platform business model

TradeLens March 5, 2019

A platform approach does what different shipping software and portals have been trying to do for years: facilitate exchanges of information and foster connections among participants from end to end of the supply chain.

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The Tradelens ecosystem

Sean Healy, Director of Container Freight, Scoular

Scoular’s commitment to increasing supply chain visibility and reducing documentation costs for our customers is exactly why we joined TradeLens. We look forward to integrating blockchain within our business through TradeLens open APIs

Karen Oldfield, President and CEO, Halifax Port Authority

Just think of what can be accomplished when we combine our local knowledge with the global expertise provided through TradeLens. The timing for us couldn’t be better.

Ashley Dinning, Chief Commercial Officer, Patrick Terminals

The TradeLens Early Adopter Programme is a great opportunity for Patrick Terminals and our customers to enter the world of Blockchain. We are now set up and ready to go

Klaus Sejling, CEO, Damco

Our passion is to make our customer's supply chains more competitive and TradeLens will greatly accelerate those efforts.

Peter Levesque, CEO, Modern Terminals

Blockchain technology will enable TradeLens to create an industry standard for the secure digitization and transmission of supply chain documents around the world. The industry-wide opportunity is tremendous.

Charles Wellins, President & Chief Operating Officer, FlexiVan

We firmly believe that the formation of TradeLens as envisioned will result in a much-needed, open, neutral and consistent standards-based solution for our industry. We’re excited to be part of the process.

Rafael Garcia, National Superintendent of Customs, Sunat, Peru Customs

We adopt technologies that facilitate access to information and increase tracking and traceability throughout the cargo path. This is why we joined TradeLens, a global solution that uses blockchain to facilitate the trade control process.