Shipping Agency Services (Pvt) Ltd. specializes in a wide range of shipping agency related services in Sri Lanka covering the entire gamut of the industry.
Some of the services offered by Shipping Agency Services (Pvt) Ltd. include:

Shipping Agency

Shipping Agency Services (Pvt) Ltd. covers all Ports in Sri Lanka namely, Colombo, Galle, Hambantota, Oluvil, Trincomalee, as well as Male in the Republic of Maldives. The Company together with our sister company Freight Plan handles more than 50 vessels per month covering all ports. The Company also specializes in a variety of other offshore services including the supplying of bunkers, crew changes as well as the supplying of spares and stores.


Crew Recruitment

The Company, through its subsidiary Continental Express (Pvt) Ltd. offers professional crew recruitment services to handle the demands of our shipping agents and principals worldwide. From Master and Ordinary Seaman to Chief Engineer to Wiper, the Company will assist in the recruitment of any crew member either from the deck or engineering divisions for different contract periods ranging from 6 to 12 months.

The Company is registered with the Sri Lanka Bureau of Foreign Employment while the senior management of the company counts more than a decade of experience in overseas recruitment handling the hiring of professional, technical, skilled and semi-skilled staff for various industries, including Shipping, Ports, Dry-docks, Hotels, Airlines and Airports and much more.


Husbandary Services

The Company specializes in a variety of supplementary services including:

  • Transfer of crew equipment alongside and off Port
  • Bunker supplies alongside and off Port
  • Arrangement of surveys and repairs
  • Ship chandelling
  • Arrangement of dry docking facilities (Port of Colombo)


Bunker Broking

The Company offers a variety of Bunker Broking services at extremely competitive prices with delivery alongside or off Port within a 24 hour notice period. We also offer:

  • Bunkers with ISO 180 CST/ 30 CST and other blended products
  • MGO and ISO 380 CST and lube oils

Freight Forwarding/NVOCC Services

The Company offers a variety of freight forwarding and Non-Vessel Operating Common Carriers (NVOCC) services including.

  • Sea and Air freight forwarding
  • Custom house brokering
  • Inland transportation and door deliveries
  • Transshipments of LCL and FCL cargo to Male, UAE, India, Pakistan and Bangladesh