Canal & Straits Transits

Every year, thousands of vessels of all kinds pass through major marine short-cuts such as the Suez and Panama Canals, as well as smaller strategic waterways. One of the world’s largest shipping agent, GAC provides full service for vessels transiting major waterways to ensure smooth and safe transits.

With GAC, you can combine our transit service with a range of integrated services including ship agency, husbandry, bunker fuel supplies, ship spares logistics, and more.

We are there for you to ensure smooth passage through:

Suez Canal
GAC Egypt maintains close relations with the Suez Canal Authority and provides a range of vital canal transit services to assist vessels of all kinds transiting the key waterway that links the Mediterranean with the Red Sea.

Panama Canal
GAC-Wilford & McKay coordinates closely with the Panama Canal Authority to handle vessels of all kinds passing between the Atlantic and Pacific Oceans.

Magellan Straits & Patagonian Channel
GAC offers reliable and professional services to aid safe transit through the Strait of Magellan and the Patagonian Channel at the southern tip of America.

Danish Straits
GAC Denmark provides a comprehensive package of strait transit services for vessels passing through the Danish Straits.

Kiel Canal
Through our local agent in Germany, GAC can arrange everything you need for a trouble-free transit through the Kiel Canal linking the North and Baltic Seas.

Turkish Straits
GAC Turkey offers professional transit assistance for vessels passing through the Turkish Straits linking the Eastern Mediterranean and the Black Sea.

Sunda Straits
In Indonesia, it is compulsory for vessels transiting the Sunda Strait between Java and Sumatra to appoint an agent. Andhika GAC Indonesia’s vessel transit package offers attractive en route clearance fees.


Contacts

Melwyn Crasto
Shipping Manager
Mobile/Phone: +60374921000
Email: melwyn.crasto@gac.com