Port Agency

agent_toanthang_shipping_officialPORT AGENCY business is another activity of TOANTHANG SHIPPING includes ship agents services both domestic and overseas
***We handle all types and sizes of vessels such as Oil tankers, Container vessels, Dry bulk carriers, General cargo vessels, Passenger ships, multipurpose, Cruise Ships Agent, Flash/Lash Barges, etc.
***In addition, TOANTHANG Shipping provides competitive ship agency & port services to seagoing vessels for (Special Purpose Vessels, Back to Back Charters, Stevedoring, Forwarding Customs Clearance and Warehousing, Crew Changes and Repatriation, Bunker Supply and Provisions, Garbage Removal, etc.) calling Viet Nam (Ho Chi Minh, Nha Trang, Phu My, Go Dau, Hai Phong, Quy Nhon, Chan May, Da Nang, My Thoi, Binh Thuan), also to river barges (self propelled, convoys) passing Campuchia– Lao.
***TOANTHANG SHIPPING is a member of the MAP International Agency Network and services ports in South Asia, South East Asia, and the Middle East respectively.

Our Company offers full agency representation whether in port, on anchorage or bunkering only (not limited to):

  • Ordering berths, pilotage services, tugboats, shifting, spares, bunkers, clearance in/out and stores,
  • Crew change formalities and crew transport to/from airports/vessels; shore pass, repatriation, procurement of visas to enter Viet Nam in the lines of Visa regulations, airport meeting, transportation, hotel reservations, ticketing service and other related immigration services.
  • Crew handling – hotel bookings, on/off-signer formalities, medical assistance, etc.
  • Medical attendance on Crew members
  • Spares clearance and delivery to/from vessel;
  • Delivery of parcels, mail and documents from and to the vessel;
  • Coordinate all documentation and administration towards Port and Governmental authorities;
  • Cargo handling on behalf of our principals (owners, charterers, shippers, receivers);
  • Cargo inspection, lashing & securing according to international regulations in force;
  • Follow-up activities with workshops, contractors etc.
  • Bunker fuels and lubricants’ supply;
  • Agency attendance for bunkering
  • Loading/discharging/dry-Docking
  • Protective agency attendance
  • Shippers advisory service
  • Full Husbandry Attendance including crew changes
  • Arranging underwater Inspections/ Marine Surveys/ Pre-purchase inspection 
  • Arrangement for Priority Berthing
  • Transshipment of cargo
  • Warehousing/Inland Transportation/packing and bonded cargo
  • Hull/Tank Cleaning
  • Cargo and Class Surveys
  • Supercargo Services in South East Asia
  • Travel and accommodation
  • Vessel arrival and departure formalities
  • Dry-dock and Shipyard services
  • Cash To Master
  • External Navigation & Pre-vetting
  • Marine Casualty and Damage Surveys
  • Flag State Documents
  • On/off-hire survey.
  • Sludge and Garbage Collection/Removal
  • Provision and Store Supply
  • We supply all kind of provisions and store lists including admiralty books & charts, technical supplies. Bunker, Lubeoil and Fresh Water Supply at Viet Nam ports and in transit at Viet Nam at market’s with best prices.
  • Issuance of cargo documents
  • Stevedoring/ Trucking.
  • Providing any kind of grabs
  • Heavy lift cranes and equipment for liner in/out operations.
  • Technical services
  • Car rental/ Vip services (helicopter - sea taxi - limousine)
  • Local knowledge of the area/Shore excursions/ guide services
  • All other services required by master/owner.

***We have excellent and long standing relationships with local Government /PSC departments, unions and suppliers facilitating hassle free port visits for ships, crews and principals.
***We are not the ONLY ONE to give you service, but will try to be the BEST ONE to give you service. always strives to minimaze time and costs spend by vessel in the port. Coming from our perfect relations with ports, immigrations, customs other authorities.
***If you are looking for a competitive Proforma D/A and professional ship agency services in Viet Nam, please do not hesitate to use our calculation tool of PROFORMA D/A (PDA) at the header of this website or contact us directly as follows:

TOANTHANG Shipping has a full service as General Agent for domestically or internationally.
For more information contact via Our Agency Department