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Dry Bulk Agency: Delivering commodities to the world’s markets

Dry bulk shipping is big business. Whether it’s coal to China, wheat from Wyoming or iron ore in India, dry bulk commodities keep the world’s machinery running, the wheels of industry turning and people fed.

GAC has been handling dry bulk commodities and vessels since the 1950s. Today, we are the leading dry cargo agent active in diverse dry bulk markets, providing unparalleled expertise and experience in delivering professional ship agency services at any location or port around the world.

Expertise at both load and discharge ports

Whatever your cargo type, you can tap into our global network, local know-how and in-depth knowledge of all the critical stages of dry-bulk operations to achieve smooth and rapid vessel turnaround at both load and discharge ports. Whilst in port, we’ll take care of a wide scope of needs, including husbandry, liaison with cargo suppliers/receivers, surveyors and other service companies, ship spares deliverybunker fuels supplies documentation and more.

GAC also offers effective disbursement account (D/A) management services on a global or regional scale. Our extensive hub agency experience enables us to reduce your administrative burden, thus enabling you to concentrate on the vessel and its operation.

To further aid efficient planning of your dry bulk operations, GAC monitors port conditions for potential problems - disruption to loading or discharging, restrictions, new requirements, port authority updates and more - and reports them through our free daily Hot Port News bulletin.

So if you’re in the dry bulk business, GAC is the global agent you need to minimise time and money spent at any port.

Contact us: sales@gac.com




    • Land Transportation

      Land Transportation

      GAC's land transportation services help you get your goods to where you want them to be. We handle all types of deliveries to destinations worldwide - from international transportation of project cargo to local retail distribution and delivery.

    • Project Logistics

      Project Logistics

      Heavy, oversized or bulky cargo - GAC Project Logistics has the muscle, skills and experience to shoulder any project cargo movement end-to-end. Count on us to deliver your goods safely, on time, with complete transparency and in strict compliance with all rules and regulations.

    • Bunker Fuels

      Bunker Fuels

      GAC Bunker Fuels works with trusted suppliers to offer you safe, reliable and swift delivery of quality marine fuels at competitive prices worldwide. GAC Bunker Fuels is ISO 9001 certified.

    • Dry Docking Support

      Dry Docking Support

      GAC offers comprehensive dry docking support from crew, stores and spares handling through to specialised spares supply chain management.

    • FSO / FPSO Support

      FSO / FPSO Support

      GAC is a leading provider in serving FSOs, FPSOs and any oil & gas related vessels. In addition to agency services, our extensive services include husbandry, chartering and logistics support.

    • Husbandry Services

      Husbandry Services

      GAC delivers the best care for all your vessel’s husbandry matters in ports globally. From crew changes to supplies delivery, our efficient husbandry services ensure fast vessel turnaround at all ports.

    • Protecting Agency

      Protecting Agency

      Trust GAC's protective agency services to deliver peace of mind by supervising your charterers' agency and monitoring port calls worldwide. We offer vessel owners and operators a scalable protective service to complement our range of ship agency, husbandry, ship spares delivery and other support options.

    • Ship Agency

      Ship Agency

      Every year, GAC Shipping serves over 3,500 Principals and handles more than 75,000 jobs. We've become a global leader in ship agency by taking care of every detail, whether it's in traditional agency support or specialised services like bunker supplies, spares and provisions.

    • Ship Supply

      Ship Supply

      Working round-the-clock from strategically located ship supply bases, GAC's ship supply services take care of crew changes and delivery of spares, provisions and mail to vessels, without them having to change course.

    • Dry Bulk

      Dry Bulk

      Whatever your cargo and wherever your port of call, GAC is the global dry bulk agent you need. Tap into our long experience, global network and local know-how to achieve seamless, efficient port calls at both load and discharge ports.

    • Liquid Bulk

      Liquid Bulk

      GAC has been providing tanker agency services for all types of tankers since the 1970s. Our global network enables us to minimise your costs and time in port by acting as your single agent at origin and destination.

    • Oil & Gas

      Oil & Gas

      Whether you’re exploring, developing or extracting energy resources, GAC’s specialised oil & gas supports meet all your needs. We draw upon our Group’s integrated shipping, logistics and marine expertise to deliver 360˚ support with strict safety and compliance standards, supporting you from strategic bases around the world.

    • Ship Spares

      Ship Spares

      Keep your vessels moving with GAC Marine Logistics (GML). We combine GAC's logistics and shipping expertise to offer ship owners and management companies time-sensitive, single source delivery of ship spares and marine parts. Fast, dependable and efficient, our door-to-deck service uses the transport mode that best matches your time and cost concerns.

    • Sports


      GAC logistics support for sporting events sets you up for success by getting everything in place on time, every time. Backed by our global network and local know-how, we’ve moved everything from racing cars to entire sports villages to build a strong name for GAC in sports logistics.

    • Offshore Support

      Offshore Support

      Offshore operations need strong support - at sea, onshore and alongside. With decades of experience in the world’s main oil and gas producing regions, GAC Marine supports all your offshore exploration, construction and production needs, from planning to execution. Our operations are backed by our fleet of offshore support vessels.

    • Rig Moving Operations

      Rig Moving Operations

      With decades of experience under our belt, GAC Marine has the experience and resources to successfully execute your rig moves. We handle both onshore and offshore rig moves at a variety of locations, backed by our own fleet and other service craft.

    • Tug & Barge Operations

      Tug & Barge Operations

      GAC Marine's Tug & Barge services move all types of cargo, often to remote areas with little infrastructure. Our fleet of modern support and service craft includes tugs ranging from 750 hp to 8000 hp and barges of 1200-8000 dwt, which supports a wide range of operations.


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