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Island View Shipping (IVS)

 

ISLAND VIEW SHIPPING WAS FOUNDED IN 1976, ACQUIRED BY GRINDROD LIMITED IN 1999 AND HAS BECOME A PROMINENT BULK SHIP OWNER AND OPERATOR, SHIPPING BETWEEN 15 AND 18 MILLION TONNES PER ANNUM GLOBALLY. IVS MOVED LOCATION TO SINGAPORE IN 2004 AND TRADES UNDER THE NAME OF ISLAND VIEW SHIPPING – A DIVISION OF GRINDROD SHIPPING (PTY) LTD. IVS IS INVOLVED IN THE HANDYSIZE, SUPRAMAX AND CAPESIZE DRYBULK  MARKETS.

HANDYSIZE BULK CARRIERS

Effective 1 January 2013, the fleet, previously employed in the IVS / Lauritzen pool is now commercially managed in-house by our experienced chartering and operations teams in Singapore, London, Durban and Tokyo.

SUPRAMAX BULK CARRIERS

Our fleet of long and short period supramax bulk carriers are chartered and operated by our supramax chartering operation based in Singapore with branch offices in London, Durban and Tokyo.

CAPESIZE BULK CARRIERS

An experienced chartering team is located in Cape Town. The fleet is employed both on time charter to major operators and to service its cargo base. The Cape operation currently represents a carrying capacity of about 7 / 8 million tonnes per  annum.

PARCEL  SERVICE OPERATION

Offers a regular handysize / handymax parcel service to the north-west continent, UK, USA, Mediterranean and the Far East, scheduling 8 to 12 vessels per month from South Africa, Mozambique, East Africa and Namibian ports and also operates regularly in the following trades:

• South America to South Africa

• South Africa to Continent, Mediterranean and USA

• South Africa to Argentina

• South Africa to China, Japan and Korea

• Far East to South / East Africa

 

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Island View Shipping (IVS)

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Grindrod Shipping Pte Ltd #03-01 Southpoint 200 Cantonment Road Singapore 089763

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