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Daniel K. Ludwig

National Bulk Carriers

1936 - 1987

Transportation

1930 b. 1897
male
Personal
Born-Died1897 - 1992
BirthplaceMichigan (MI)
RaceWhite
FatherOwner, Small Business
Era - 1930

Ludwig created the largest shipping company in the United States (the world’s third largest) and one of the world’s biggest private multinational corporations. His operations spanned 23 countries, employed more than 2,000 people, and controlled several billion dollars in assets.