UK Agents for Shipping Corporation of India (SCI)
An Indian Government enterprise, SCI specialises in FCL across the Indian sub-continent. In doing so, it handles both government and commercial cargoes, through co-loading and chartered tonnage.
The FCL-service calls at Colombo in Sri Lanka, Mundra and Nhava Sheva in India. These hub-ports provide excellent feeder connections to smaller ports in India, Sri Lanka and Bangladesh. SCI also boasts numerous inland container depots spanning the vast Indian sub-continent.
SCI recently formed a consortium with M/s. Mediterranean Shipping Company. Together, SCI-MSC now runs an ISE Service (Indian Subcontinent Europe Service) every week, using seven vessels.
Colombo > Mundra > Nhava Sheva > Salalah > Gio Tauro > Felixstowe > Hamburg > Antwerp > Gio Tauro > Mundra
- Round trip voyage of 56 days
- Berthing windows: as per schedule
- Gothenburg call by SCI vessels subject to inducement
- Colombo to Felixstowe in as little as 21 days
MED Ports such as Genoa, La Spezia, Barcelona, Istanbul, Port Said, Tunis, Naples, are handled through transshipment in Gio Tauro.
Round trip voyage of 36 days
Nhava Sheva > Mundra > Gio Tauro > Valencia > Rotterdam > Antwerp > Felixstowe > Salalah > Nhava Sheva
Tuticorin, Kolkata, Chennai, Pipavav, Goa (Murmagoa), Haldia, Chittagong (Bangladesh), Cochin & Kandla via Colombo.