Faroe Ship was founded in 1919 and is the leading shipping and logistics company on the Faroe Islands. The Faroe Islands is a transport hub in the North Atlantic. Faroe Ship has terminals and warehouses in Tórshavn, Klaksvík, Runavík and Tvøroyri and also owns the largest and most modern truck fleet on the islands for domestic transportation.

Faroe Ship is part of the Eimskip group, a leading transportation company in the North Atlantic with connections to International markets that is specialized in worldwide freight forwarding services, with the vision of providing excellence in transportation solutions and services. Eimskip runs a network of 60 offices in 20 countries, operates 21 vessels and has around 1,700 employees.