Swiss Maritime Services AG covers the tanker market and specializes in shipbrokers chemical tankers. Our extensive experience in the ethanol, bio fuel and chemical trading industries, in concert with our wide network enables us to deliver direct, transparent and personal service.

By leveraging the breadth and depth of our relationships with major operators we are able to meet our clients’ specific needs in an ethical, professional manner, with the utmost discretion. Our aim is to add value to our clients’ operations and maintain our customers’ satisfaction to the highest level. Our company’s strategy is dynamic broking.


Dear All,
We are very pleased to announce that RVB Shipbrokers BV of Rotterdam and Swiss Maritime Services AG of Zug have reached an agreement to as from this month share their respective experience and infrastructure to increase the scope of services to their existing clients and to develop new clientele.
From offices in Rotterdam and Singapore RVB historically has been having a focus on the global edible oil markets.
SMS from Zug operating in the niche market of ethanol we believe both our experience and knowledge are complimentary and by working closely together we strive for the cooperation to deepen our insight into global markets to provide even better service.
Taking also this opportunity to wish you all a good and healthy 2018 we remain at your disposal for any further information.
Best regards,


  • Voyage and Time-Charters, Spot Fixtures, Contracts of Affreightment.

  • Providing Voyage Instructions, Stowage Plan and Tanks cleaning method.

  • Updating constantly Itineraries, ETA’s and berthing prospects.

  • Forwarding various Port/Berth restrictions and agent contact details.

  • Auditing and verification of invoices for both parties.

  • Maintaining positive communication flow between Owners & Charterers.


Yasmina Rauber
Broker and Managing Director

Yasmina Rauber

Yasmina Rauber is a Swiss national. She undertook several internships at various financial companies while taking the SEC Series 7 in New York. She subsequently studied marketing at NYU and organized several international trade shows in Geneva and Tel Aviv.

In 1995, she joined Alcotra SA as a commercial coordinator, and was later promoted to trader in charge of all Asian purchasing with a focus on India and China. Yasmina was subsequently promoted to VP Chartering and relocated to Rio and later Brussels. In 2007 she returned to Switzerland and managed Alcotra’s Swiss office and operations until August 2016. In September 2016 Yasmina, in partnership with Alcogroup, launched Swiss Maritime Services AG in Zug.

Ms Rauber is an active member of several professional associations. Since January 2014, she has served as the President of WISTA Switzerland (Women in Shipping and Trading Association). Yasmina has been also a member of the Executive Board of the Swiss Trading and Shipping Association (STSA) from November 2013 till December 2016 and is still an active member. She is as well a member of the ZCA (Zug Commodity Association), the Propeller Club in Geneva, and the Shipping Network in Zurich.

Danai Eftaxiadis

Danai Eftaxiadis

Danai Eftaxiadis, is a Greek and Swiss national. In 2011 she graduated from Business College of Athens, with a Bachelor degree in Science in Shipping, Transport and Logistics. During her studies she also was employed by Continental Chartering SA brokers as a customer service officer.

In 2012 she joined SSY brokers in Switzerland as a shipbroker in dry cargo, where she also received additional training in operations, post-fixing and chartering department at their headquarters in London.

In 2016 she joined Swiss Maritime Services as a tanker operations coordinator.

Danai is also a member of WISTA Switzerland (Women in Shipping and Trading Association) and the Shipping Network in Zurich.


Swiss Maritime Services AG
Engelmattstr. 13
CH – 6318 Walchwil / ZG
Tel : +41 41 759 80 21
Mail : chartering@smsmaritime.ch

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