A Maersk Group subsidiary transported 11 small parcels for a company registered at the North Korean embassy in Beijing. The cost of shipping the parcels was not noteworthy, but the contents were.
The Maersk Group is a worldwide conglomerate and operates in some 130 countries with a workforce of over 89,000 employees. In addition to owning one of the world’s largest shipping companies, Maersk is involved in a wide range of activities in the shipping, logistics, and the oil and gas industries.
Maersk's five core businesses can be found below.
Maersk Line, APM Terminals, Svitzer, Maersk Tankers, Maersk Supply Service, DAMCO, Maersk Drilling, Maersk Oil