D/S Norden A/S is an independent shipping company, which operates in dry cargo and product tankers worldwide. It operates through the following segments: Dry Cargo and Tankers. The Dry Cargo segment offers transport of bulk commodities such as grain, coal, iron ore, and sugar. The Tankers segment is comprised of transportation of crude oil, and refined oil products. The company was founded by Mads Christian Holm on February 11, 1871 and is headquartered in Hellerup, Denmark.