Delta Lloyd Ltd is the premier port and shipping agency house in Bangladesh. Harnessing over fifty years of collective shipping experience gathered in this uniquely challenging and growing region, the management of this dynamic company is dedicated to provide a proactive, customer centric service to ship owners and disponant owners sending their vessels to Bangladesh. The company provides full spectrum agency service to containerized and break bulk liner vessels, dry bulk tramp vessels, tankers, demolition vessels, and project cargo and military vessels. In addition the company is actively engaged as a shipbroker and a logistics service provider.
Our senior management personnel have been key players in Bangladesh’s shipping scenario since 1978. The collective experience ranges from maritime operations, training, survey, port consultancy, claim management, cargo handling consultant, freight and project cargo consultant, accident investigation, negotiation with port and customs in matters of trade facilitation, shipping operations, maritime regulations, dispute regarding cargo or marine accident, management of private terminal, management of shipping operation of a large multi-national manufacturer and trader.
Our professionalism, dedication, strength of local network and ethical conduct have encouraged many of our business clients to seek our assistance as agent for some services even when we were officially not registered as a shipping agent. Our vision to set up a dedicated and fully independent shipping agency business was shaped by these encouragements. We fully recognize that ship owners and international charterers often do not get the desired level of service in Bangladesh.
With offices in Chittagong and Dhaka, we attend to all service needs of ship owners, charterers and project contractors. We also act as logistics service providers for clients moving sea and air freight, ensuring that freight is handled in the safest, quickest and cheapest way. We leverage on our strong relationship with Chittagong Port Authority, Customs, Berth Operators, Stevedores and other service providers to ensure that our clients are served with a level of service that is unparalleled in Bangladesh.
We exist to serve our clients, ensuring that in whatever service segment we are engaged, our service remains transparent, competitive and customer-centric. Our mission is to treat every assignment as a challenge to exceed the customers expectation of a quality service as the customer defines.
Our vision is to be the leading shipping agency and freight business in Bangladesh and South Asia by 2020, ensuring that we not only develop our business for profit but also contribute effectively to development of skilled manpower in the freight and logistics business, and in the development of a healthy, professional and efficient shipping sector in Bangladesh.
Delta Lloyds is the preferred agent of choice of international ship owners, ship managers and charterers.
Delta Lloyd Ltd maintains a full-service, independent agency that offers inward clearance of vessels and cargo calling at the port and arrange berths and/or lighters to ensure that the ship’s time in the port in minimized. We effectively liaise with the port authority, customs, marine departments, berth operators, lighter owners and all other service providers or vendors to ensure that a ship’s call in the port in smooth, at minimum cost and expeditious. We handle liner vessels, dry bulk tramp vessels, break bulk liner vessels, specialized project vessels, and tanker vessels and are experts in managing risks associated all cargo shipments.
We actively monitor, manage and report cargo movement to our clients from origin, to vessel, to final destination. We proactively identify and address issues before they become problems for our clients. We offer customized reporting and onsite loading supervisory services at all ports we serve.
We represent charterers, ship owners and operators. We are a owner and charterer focused shipping agency house working independent of our group companies to ensure 100% separation of activities and information channels.
We have well established and independent working relationships with all terminals, stevedores, government agencies, and waterfront vendors in Bangladesh and this helps us to minimize the costs of ship owners by turning around ships quickly and efficiently.
We understand the importance of strong communication and accessibility. Our staff is equipped with the latest technological resources to sustain seamless flow of information and contact with all contracted parties.
Full Cargo Ship Agency Attendance
On-board attendance of vessels
Compliance with government agencies
Arrangement of inspections and surveys
Liaison with consignees or their clearing agents
Keeping track and management of assets such as containers
Cash delivery to vessels
Attendance to crew/crew changes
Delivery of spare parts
Coordination of bunkering
Protective Agency (OPA)
Verification of proformas and disbursement accounts
Receipt of funding and vendor payments
Documentation review and management
Monitoring cargo and vessel movements
Arrangement of technical surveys
Delta Lloyd Ltd is a dynamic freight forwarder and handles sea and air freights to and from Bangladesh. From ready-made garments to all kinds of goods, as air or sea freight, we understand the value of time and cost savings. Our freight division provides the following services:
Booking of sea or air freight
Air Freight retailer for export cargo
LCL and FCL cargo handling for export and import
Full cargo documentation, including bills of lading, manifests, and statement of facts
On-site loading/unloading supervision and representation
Arrangement of inland transportation
Coordination with C&F agent and carrier
Issues NOCs when required
Arrangement of cargo surveys
Coordination of cargo sampling
Tracking of assets
Claim and recovery services
Project Cargo Logistics Services
As experts in project cargo handling, we offer full services ranging from vessel clearance, cargo unloading, barge hire and stowage, road transport arrangement. Delta Llloyd Ltd provides a full array of specialized agency, warehousing, logistics, transportation, consulting, and compliance services for our clients. We employ a team of skilled logistics and maritime professionals as well as regulatory compliance experts.
We have the in-house expertise to advise, plan, and execute shipments of all types, no matter how great the challenge, while ensuring our clients’ compliance with various regulatory requirements. Whether clearing and delivering spare parts to a vessel, identifying routing improvements to cut costs, or moving an entire power plant from overseas, we are your one-stop resource.
Our logistics and specialized services include:
Supervisory services for bulk, break bulk, and project cargo operations
Coordination of coastwise and river barge movements
Project cargo handling, transportation and movement to site
Warehouse and logistics management services
Regulatory compliance management and consultation
Bangladesh Customs clearance on all cargoes, with licensed Customs Brokers on staff
Freight forwarding services, including ocean, air & ground freight, document preparation, and government agency compliance
Ship Repair and Technical Services
We also provide following technical services to ships in Bangladeshi ports.
On-board attendance of vessels for repair
Arrange and coordinate Class survey
Supply of spares
Marine and Engineering Superintendent services
Management of tenders for ship repair and monitor workshop performance.
Our people in Bangladesh ,Singapore and Myanmar, operating through a number of well-equipped offices in Dhaka, Chittagong, Khulna in Bangladesh,Singapore and Yangon in Myanmar, can respond to any emergency in the region.