About Us


Continental Shipping and Trading was established in 2003, primarily as a dry cargo shipping company focusing mainly on the Middle East, India and Far East markets. Since its inception, the company has experienced a steady growth, enabling to expand its portfolio to selective clients based in America, Europe as well as Africa while carrying approximately 4-5 million tonnes of cargo per annum on worldwide routes.

Our team comprises a blend of young, energetic and experienced professionals including Master Mariners, Members of The Institute of Chartered Shipbrokers, London and Finance Experts, ensuring an all round service to all its clients while maintaining the age old adage “Our Word Our Bond”! Having set high standards within the team, we hope to continue serving the industry with our experience, hard work, honesty & passion which has been the core of our business & has helped us in gaining clients and partners trust over the years.

We take pride in having assisted several traders and clients over the years to understand the technicalities of the shipping and chartering markets and are pleased to offer our expertise on following aspects on regular basis:

  • Freight estimation for concluding purchase contracts.
  • Daily update on market fixtures.
  • Laytime Calculations.
  • Time Charter operations on behalf of clients.
  • Vetting of the shipping terms and legal advice.