Steamships Trading Co. Ltd. engages in the provision of financial, transportation, and hospitality services. It operates through the following segments: Commercial; Hotels & Property; Logistics; and Finance and Investment. The Commercial segment produces and trade consumer products. The Hotels & Property segment manages hotels and offers property leasing services. The Logistics segment includes land based freight transportation and shipping operations. The Finance and Investment segment consists of the firm's head office administration activities. The company was founded in 1919 and is headquartered in Port Moresby, Papua New Guinea.