About us


Sovcomflot (SCF Group) is the largest shipping company in Russia and a global leader in energy shipping

Our principal business areas are:

We have a special focus on operations in challenging climatic and navigational conditions, including in the Arctic and the Russian Far East.

All our activities are underpinned by our core principle, ‘Safety Comes First.’ We prioritize sustainable development, which includes improving navigation safety and reducing environmental impact. We consistently introduce advanced engineering solutions and technologies into our practice, setting high standards of efficiency and quality of shipping.

SCF traces its history back to 1973. In 1988, Sovcomflot was one of the first enterprises in modern Russia to become a joint stock company. In 2020, the company entered the stock market and conducted an IPO on the Moscow Exchange (MOEX: FLOT). 

SCF Group is an integrated shipping group that acts both as a fleet owner and fleet operator. SCF Group affiliates PAO Novoship (Novorossiysk Shipping Company).