Break Bulk & Vessel Handling

Break bulk shipping is big business. Whether it’s clinker, wheat, gypsum, dry bulk commodities keep the world’s machinery running, the wheels of industry turning and people fed.

SSMS has been handling dry bulk commodities and vessels since the 1997. 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 all location within Sultanate of Oman.

SSMS has reasonably well networked with several break bulk operators located at major shipping hubs across the world. We are able to negotiate space on conventional vessels for break bulk cargo, which cannot be moved in containers. We have a track record of reducing costs for break bulk shipments whilst providing reliable cargo transportation.

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 spare delivery, bunker fuels supplies documentation and more.

SSMS 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, SSMS 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 bulletin.

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

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