Corporate Mission Statement: To provide reliable, independent and responsible stevedoring and marine terminal services that are dependable, high quality and consistent with our customers' requirements and expectations.
Corporate Values: Integrity, Innovation, and Intensity Integrity, Innovation, and Intensity are evident in our culture. Our Integrity is demonstrated by our loyalty, honesty, credibility, and respect for our customers and colleagues. Our Innovation is demonstrated by our willingness to try new or untested ideas and approaches to our business. Our Intensity is focused on quality and efficiency to drive business results and change management. We never give up. We overcome challenges. We remain motivated. We work safely.
Corporate Profile: NYK Ports LLC and its member brands, Ceres Terminals and Yusen Terminals, are engaged in the United States and Canada providing stevedoring and terminal operating services at 24 marine ports along the Atlantic, Gulf, and Pacific coasts and on the Great Lakes. Established in 1958 the organization utilizes its extensive expertise and operational diversity to deliver the highest quality, value-added benefits to our customers. Ceres is a leader in the stevedoring, container/cargo handling, and marine terminal operations space. What separates Ceres from its competition is our outstanding customer service and an unmatched passion for quality. As one of North America's premier stevedores and terminal operators, Ceres handles every type, size, and shape of cargo including: Containers General Cargo, Roll-On/Roll-Off Automobiles, Cruise Services & Operations, Break/Bulk, Project & Military Cargo, and Heavy Lift Steel.
The world’s most prestigious ocean carriers, port authorities, and cruise lines demand the best from Ceres and we deliver with confidence, clarity, and commitment. Ceres is committed to giving each customer personalized service, high productivity, and quick vessel turnaround all while sustaining a safe and secure operating environment.
People: Our people are our greatest asset. We empower our employees to deliver the highest quality service to our customers and to grow as professionals.