GAC is a pioneer of the global hub agency concept, developing it in response to calls for a one world, one agent approach to shipping. Since the early 1990s, we have been helping our customers make the most of our hub agency service.
The entire port call management process is simplified, focusing on saving time and money. We offer a single 24/7 contact point for financial and accounting matters, and utilise our agency capabilities to offer top-down control of cost and service levels.
Say goodbye to time-consuming routine tasks to focus on revenue generation, by entrusting the checking and validation of your port disbursement accounts to us. Global Hub Services act as your advocate for tighter cost control, with our experienced operations managers actively negotiating proforma and disbursement accounts on your behalf.
You can take advantage of this service without making any changes to your existing agency list. It’s offered on a neutral basis. Regardless of who is handling the port call – your own agent, one nominated by charterers, or GAC – we check your disbursement accounts with the same meticulous attention to detail.
Drawing on the Group’s global network, experience and expertise, our hub agency and D/A management services deliver convenience, speed, operational efficiencies and sound financial returns for every voyage.
Enjoy peace of mind with GAC as your single trusted global agent with our specialised Port-On-Demand (POD) service. POD offers the reach of the GAC’s global network through a single contact with the simplicity of one bank account for all payments.
Our global network of offices, agents and partners ensures that you're covered both in major ports like Rotterdam, Singapore or Houston, and in remote areas like Senegal, Papua New Guinea and more.
Whichever Global Hub Service you use, we safeguard your interests at ports worldwide and take care of all your vessels’ needs to offer you operational efficiencies and sound financial returns.
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