Ship Agency

The global ship agent you need

As one of the world’s largest shipping agencies, representing more than 3,500 Principals and handling over 101,000 jobs annually, GAC is alongside to ease the way for your vessels plying the world’s shipping lanes. In India, our 26 offices are strategically located to cover all major and minor ports, inland container depots and airports.

GAC India’s range of shipping services caters for all kinds of vessels, from container ships, bulk cargo carriers, Ro-Ro vessels and tankers to cruise liners and superyachts; and all cargo types from grains, cement, steel, minerals to crude, LPG and chemicals.

Administrative and financial matters are coordinated centrally by our Head Office in Cochin, giving you direct control with a single point of contact. Information on all East and West coast ports can be furnished immediately, ensuring that you are kept updated with the latest.

GAC India does not use any sub-agents. Our excellent relations with the local authorities and suppliers help protect your interests and ensure fast vessel turnaround.

Whatever you need

We go beyond the standard ship agency services with an extensive range of complementary services covering husbandry, bunker fuel supplies, ship spares logistics, underwater hull cleaning and more. Whether you’re controlling an entire fleet or a single vessel, our comprehensive portfolio of services can be tailored to your needs.

GAC India’s tailor-made solutions keep you fully informed of your vessel’s status prior to, during and after the port call while we promptly meet your needs and adapt to changing conditions. To further aid efficient operations planning, our free daily intelligence services Hot Port News is a trusted source of the latest news on port conditions worldwide.

Safety, security, quality and corporate compliance are our watch words and our commitment towards them is unparalleled in India. We are both ISO and TRACE certified.

GAC India is alongside and at your service in port or at sea, 24/7.

Let’s start a conversation

We are here and ready to help you to achieve your business needs. Let’s start a conversation today.

GAC India
Cochin; Main Office

GAC House, P.B. No. 515 Subramanian Road Willingdon Island Cochin, Kochi

Ravi Ramachandran

Managing Director