Ben Line first started shipping services to Japan in 1859 when the Port of Yokohama was officially opened and subsequently established its own branch offices in Tokyo and Osaka in 1970. From then forward, Ben Line Agencies Japan continue to provide comprehensive range of shipping services to principals including liner agency, port agency, project logistics, offshore support services, and ISO tanks.
- Liner Agency Services We offer a full range of container liner services within areas of China, South East Asia, North America and Africa. Apart from this, we also offer breakbulk services to areas like Guam, Northern Mariana, Papua New Guinea, Solomon, and New Zealand as an addition to our heavy lifts services.
- Marine Agency Services Our strength lies in the cable laying sector where we handle cable laying and repair projects for the major global players. In addition, we have excellent knowledge and experience on the LNG/LPG, tanker and bulk sectors handling commodities such as grain, coke and steel products. We also offer first class husbandry services to various ship owners and managers throughout Japan including protective agency services to ensure that principals’ interests are served at all times. Currently, we have expanded our portfolio to include Cruise ships’ handling and consultation tasks within the various ports of Japan.
- Offshore Support & Oilfield Services We have a dedicated offshore operations team who are experienced in dealing with the required notification/offshore operations.
- Project Logistics We provide full range of tailor-made solutions for the transportation of projects shipments with experience in handling different kind of cargoes ranging from heavy lift power plant equipment, out-of-gauge heavy mining and construction machineries, to smaller shipments of LCL or airfreight.
We offer a global service specialising in the door-to-door transportation of bulk liquid chemicals. Ben Line Agencies Japan operates the following subsidiary companies:
- Hesco Agencies
- Simba Logistics