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Nearly 90% of the world's trade movement of goods is by sea.  
There are over 60,000 ships in the world's seas.  
     
       
  Started in the year 1925 by the founder late.Shri K.Ramabrahmam who was an Engineering Graduate from Madras University, the company served as agents initially on behalf of the port for handling cargoes on shore and at the ore dumps. Later, when the port was departmentalized, the company obtained license for stevedoring, steamer agency, C&F agents and stevedores for the ministry of food and agriculture, Hindustan steel limited and steel authority of India limited.
   
 
During the above period the company served in all aspects of cargo handling to many government organizations in the developmental plan period, prominent among them are

  • Bhilai Steel Plant
  • Caltex Oil Refinery
  • Coromandel Fertilizers
  • Hindustan Polymers Limited,
  • Navabharat Ferro Alloys Limited
  • Andhra Petrochemicals Limited etc,.

The entire clearance and erection of project machinery of these projects after clearance through port and customs was executed by the company.

   
       
  From a humble begining in 1925, the company grew and achieved many a milestones...    
 
  • Had the privilege of handling the first vessel, which arrived Visakhapatnam Port Trust, M.V.JALADURGA in 1933.
  • We have set an enviable record by unloading 10,156 MT of Sulphur in single day through conventional means, at Visakhapatnam Port on behalf of our Principals M/s. Bokaro Steel Plant in January 2003. This spectacular achievement was a reflection of our expertise and team spirit in Stevedoring and was appreciated by the Customer, Visakhapatnam Port Trust Authorities and all concerned parties alike.
  • Achieved the highest discharge rate per day of 10,056 MT for Sulphur in Bulk per M.V.PLAMER on 02.10.2004
  • The first Shipping Company to achieve ISO certification for logistic services viz, Agency, Stevedoring, Clearing & Forwarding and Cargo Handling Operations.
  • Achieved the highest discharge rate per day of 7428 MT for Ammonium Nitrate in Bulk per M.V.MERJE on 19.07.2007
  • Achieved the highest tonnage of food grains handled in a single financial year at VPT since inception by handling 3.9 lac MT on account of M/s Food Corporation of India.
  • Achieved a Unique record of in the history of Visakhapatnam Port by handling 1 million MT of Urea (Fertilizer) by a single handling agent for a single importer account M/s Nagarjuna Fertiliser & Chemicals Ltd.
  • Several cargo-handling records were created by our company in cargoes such as Steel Plates, Manganese Ore, Food Grains, Zinc Concentrate, B.F.Slag etc; we have established an unique record of handling one million tonnes of Fertilizers (Urea) on behalf of M/s Nagarjuna Fertilizers & Chemicals Ltd in the FY 2007-08
   
       
 

 

   
 
 
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