History

Since the companies inception in 1991 and during its first decade, United Marine Transport represented Anselm Shipping Limited in Bangladesh who at that time, was one of the major demo cash operators of scrap vessels based in London. The company sold 115 vessels of different sizes to the tune of 1.2 million lightship displacement tonnage (LDT) during that period. The company was also one of the leading port agency service providers in Chittagong and Mongla representing major US, European and Japanese shipping firms.

The company’s ship operating division, United Ship Management Limited (USML), provided marine transportation services to reputed international commodity traders that included Louis Dreyfus Company, Conagra, Alfred C. Toepher International (renamed ADM Germany GmbH), TATA Steel and many more.

Since 2003 and entering into the firms second decade, the company was involved in ship sale and purchase of trading vessels and ship management of bulk carriers between small to handy size segment.

At present, the company is experiencing robust growth and is exclusively focused on dry bulk ship operating and commodity trading business. Throughout our 29 year history, we have performed 100% of our contracts, charters and financial obligations.