2 ABOUT US EastMed Shipping Group S.A.E. EastMed was established in 1993 by a group of shipping and logistics experts with many years experience in the fields of ship Agency, Suez Canal Transit, Land Transportation, Multimodal Transport and Logistic Services.EastMed Group now consists of four companies working in the fields of Shipping Agency and Suez Canal Transit, NVOCC Operations, Land Transportation and Logistic Services; employing over 150 full time personnel, all working together in perfect harmony to provide principals, vessels operators, exporters and importers the full range of shipping and logistic services. EastMed expertise in both Shipping & Logistics and our Network of over 85 overseas partners allows us to provide our customers with a full range of logistic services in all Egyptian Ports and Harbors. Our long years experience and good connections with Port & Suez Canal authorities and port officers facilitate our mission and allow us to professionally serve ship & crew with utmost speed and efficiency.EastMed is a licensed Suez Canal Transit and ship agent for all type vessels. Our team of full time employed professional supervisors working 24/7 at all Egyptian ports through EastMed own offices in Alexandria, Port Said, Damietta and Suez have long years experience in handling all agency and husbandry requirements for our customers.EastMed has its own 4000 sqm Yard, 7 km from Alexandria Port and is a licensed freight forwarder for FCL & LCL shipments and a licensed customs broker, since We are members of FIATA , IATA , EIFFA , ACS , ABA , AEC and ISO 9001:2008 certified.
3 PROFILE EastMed Shipping & Maritime Services S.A.E. A joint stock company established in 1993 working in the fields of Ship Agency, Suez Canal Transit, Husbandry Services, Ship Supply Services, Bunkers, Freight Contracting, Projects, Brokerage & Chartering, Customs Clearance, Multimodal Transport and Logistics. EastMed is a licensed Ship Agent and Suez Canal Transit Operator for all size vessels serving more than 500 vessels yearly of container, conventional, ro-ro, reefer and military vessels in all Egyptian Ports. And handling more than TEU’s every year. EastMed is the exclusive ship agents for ZIM Integrated Shipping Services in all Egyptian ports and for Suez Canal transit.EastMed Container Line S.A.E.A joint stock company established in 1996 working in the fields of NVOCC operations, feedering services, container storage and operating our own 230 TEU feeder vessel making an average of monthly calls, handling about 1800 TEU’s of full and empty containers per month between the Egyptian ports of Port Said West, Port Said East, Damietta, Alexandria, and the Syrian port of Lattakia, serving almost all of the mega carriers like Maersk, Zim, Hapag Lloyd, China Shipping, and CSAV/Norasia.
4 PROFILE EastMed Trans Co. EastMed Travel Co. A Limited partnership company established in 1998 offering a diverse range of inland and overland trucking services for both reefer and dry cargoes, offering our clients reliable and on time deliveries. In addition to the local transport services, EMT is also one of the leading companies in Egypt in the field of international overland trucking to Arabian Gulf Countries and Libya. EMT is also specialized in the moving of oversized and overweight shipments and project cargo handling. EMT, our fully owned trucking company operates our state of the art fleet of Mercedes Actros trucks, Thermo King reefer trailers, Pickup trucks and vans.EastMed Travel Co.A limited partnership company established in 2001 offering Meet and Assist services in all Egyptian air and sea ports, transfer services to all destinations in Egypt, airline ticketing documentation and visa requirements and specially arranged quick trips for cruise ships passengers.
5 EastMed Code of Ethics: Our Vision and PhilosophyEastMed Code of Ethics:Being a member of EastMed family definitely means true belief in its Code of Ethics and this is reflected on the way EastMed personnel deal with each other, with customers, suppliers and authorities, which shows great respect for people and for the law and treating people with honesty and dignity.Quality Policy:EastMed is ISO 9001:2008 certified; and ever since the foundation of the company in 1993, we have always regarded Quality as the foundation of success, and this has always been the prevailing culture among our staff and top management. We have always been committed to quality and this is reflected in our Strategic Management System, which is based on our belief for constant trainings for our staff, providing the best working environment for our staff and customers, constant vigilance and attention of all business aspects, steady feedback from our customers, clear and purposeful approach to health, safety, security and environment and corporate social responsibility.
6 Our vision, values and basic philosophy: Our Vision and PhilosophyOur vision, values and basic philosophy:In 1993 our aim was to become the number one shipping company in Egypt, but now after EastMed has firmly positioned itself among the top leading companies working in the MENA region. Now, we reach forward to become one of the leading shipping companies worldwide; and to build on the group vision, shared values and basic philosophy, we rely on our governing elements that strengthen our efficiency and ability to develop innovative solutions giving us a major competitive advantage. We are determined to lead and take every opportunity to innovate and meet the ever-changing needs of our customers.We involve, contribute and take responsibility and as one team we are truly dedicated to achieving our vision by working together in perfect harmony to be always at the forefront. Our constant focus on customers’ needs and search for new opportunities drives us forward to developing services, products and solutions. But we never forget the safety and well being of people, society and the environment.Our most important competitive advantage is our qualified and competent people with their will to achieve our common goals. We believe that empowered employees in an innovative, learning organization are the group main competitive advantage in meeting the needs and wants of our customers.
7 SERVICES Ship Agency Services: Husbandry Services: Handling vessels of all sizes in all Egyptian ports with utmost speed and efficiency .Comprehensive disbursement account and cost control of all vessel movement .Vessels supply, bunkering and sign in/off of vessel crew .NVOCC, cargo canvassing and project cargo handling .Suez Canal Transit:Minimization and accurate estimation of canal tolls.Arrival procedures and ETA notice for North bound & South bound Transit.On time delivery of port clearance docs to vessels to maintain vessel schedule with no delay.Keeping tiers reports at the lowest possible level and report all deviations to principals.1Million US$ Letter of Guarantee at Suez Canal Authorities for transiting all size vessels.Husbandry Services:Crew handling - meet & assist, shore pass arrangements, hotel bookings, prepaid telephone cards, mail, doctors, dentists, ..etc.Inward & outward clearance, spares clearance and delivery, Follow-up activities with workshops, contractors etc.Bunker fuels and lubricants .Exclusive agent for ZIM Integrated Shipping Services in all Egyptian ports and for Suez Canal Transit.
8 SERVICES Ship Supply Service: Bunkers: Fire, Rescue & Safety: Reliability and efficiency for crew and officers exchange.Efficient supply chain for routine maintenance spares and equipment.Door-to-Deck delivery service for ship spares and marine parts.Choosing the most appropriate transport modes to match customers timing and cost concerns.Bunkers:We maintain close relationship with our customers and focus on their individual needs to offer them the best.EastMed has more than 15 years of reliability in bunker supply, with our professional team and their knowledge about the global bunker market, enable us to provide regular updates of current bunker prices.EastMed expertise allows us to offer efficiency at a competitive price.Fire, Rescue & Safety:Supplying class-approved safety equipment and systems.Class approved maintenance and servicing of all brands including inspection and testing for recertification.FRS engineering and installation for any vessel including conversions and new buildings.
9 SERVICES Feeder Services: Brokerage and Chartering: East Med operates its own 230 TEU Egyptian Flag container vessel between the Egyptian ports of Alexandria, Dekheila, Port Said & Damietta and other Mediterranean ports. Serving Mega carriers like: Maersk, Zim, Hapag Lloyd, China Shipping, YML and CSAV/Norasia.Brokerage and Chartering:Arrange transport of bulk cargoes, providing freight cover at very competitive rates .Good relations with trading houses for long term contracts .Efficient post fixture handling, voyage analysis.Liaison with charters and owners for settlement of accounts .Legal & Technical Assistance:Arranging for P&I attendance at all times for claim handling:EastMed experience in claim management, our legal and technical experts and long term relations with all related authorities and port officials helps expedite case handling and minimize principals financial exposure.
10 SERVICES Ship Spares Logistics: Freight Contracting: EastMed Expertise in both shipping and logistics guarantees efficient supply chain for maintenance spares and equipment.Door-to-Deck delivery service for ship spares and marine parts.On time and cost effective delivery for spares and equipment.Port and off-shore technical support.Freight Contracting:Integrated service packages including ocean freight, port agency, stevedoring, customs clearance and inland transportation to final destinations.Combined ship/shore services such as pre-carriage, cargo surveying and bagging.Commercial management of vessels and cargo.Provision of super cargoes.Ocean freight feasibility studies.
11 SERVICES Supply Chain Management: Global supply chain management and tailor made services for manufacturers and retailers.Freight management, Consolidation, warehousing and inventory management for raw materials.Production and finished goods testing, sample preparation and quality control.Value Added Services: Promotional packaging, labeling, printing and component assembly.Cost effective handling, storage, transportation and distribution services.Transport management and multimodal transportation for best timing and cost concerns.International freight forwarding, import and export control and tracking system.
12 SERVICES Sea Freight: Airfreight: FCL, LCL and special equipment to/from all major ports worldwide.General cargo – break bulk – RO/RO.Regular consolidation services.Specially equipped 20’ Flexi-Tank containers for non hazardous liquids.Specially equipped 20’ & 40’ containers for hanging garments.Door to Door deliveries for regular and perishable cargoes.Worldwide network of overseas partners.Service contacts with major container lines.Airfreight:Efficient bookings on all major airlines at all times.24-hour services for export traffic & handling of regular and perishable cargoes.24-hour services for import cargo deliveries to all cities in Egypt.Network of global partners in all five continents.Collection at origin, customs clearing and deliveries to final destinations.Priority with major air carriers for space allocation and special rates.
13 SERVICES Consolidation: Hanging Garments: Fairs & Exhibitions: Regular sea & air consolidation service to/ from U.S.A., Europe and Far East.Export and import consolidated sea and air shipments.Worldwide network of consolidating partners and co-loaders.Door to Door deliveries to final destinations worldwide.Hanging Garments:Exporting suits, jackets, trousers,... etc. on hangers wrapped in nylon bags and installed on our locally manufactured *MICANO* through sea or airfreight.Fairs & Exhibitions:Swift clearing up to exhibition stand.Professional freight handling and storage of empties.On-time delivery and pickup of exhibitor’s shipmentsPacking and Household Removals:Special nylon wrapped palletization for commercial cargoes.Regular cartons, corrugated sheets, tailor-made boxes for household goods.Professional handling of all fragile items till safely placed at final destination.Modified atmosphere palletization system for fresh produce.
14 SERVICESProjects:Our local connections and know-how, wide geographical knowledge and trusted partners allows EastMed to professionally move heavy and oversize project cargo from origin to destination. EastMed 24-hour dedicated transport supervisors and engineers, attend all transport operation stages of heavy and oversized cargoes from time of unloading till final project delivery site to guarantee safe and on time deliveries.Our project cargo handling services include:Comprehensive logistic solutions by our transportation engineers determining the means and most suitable transportation routes, to overcome any possible obstacles.Disassembling and re-assembling of complex components and oversized cargoes.Site survey / feasibility studies for tailor made solutions.Specialized chartering department arranging for full / part charter parties.Multimodal transport services for special equipment, choosing best transport means.
15 SERVICES ISO Tank Container Services: EastMed is specialized in the carriage of hazardous and non-hazardous bulk liquid shipments in ISO tank containers between Egypt and Middle East, Mediterranean , Europe, USA, Far Eastern Ports. Our experienced and well trained drivers, transport and operation managers with their comprehensive and long standing knowledge of the transport industry makes them capable of overcoming any transport or distribution problem. EastMed strong local presence and our network of specialized and professional overseas partners enable us to provide our customers with the highest quality standards and cost effective solutions for transport of hazardous and non hazardous liquids.Our ISO Tank Services Include:Haulage services for all load capacities and providing required equipment: Pumps, compressors and in transit generators for liquids, powder blowers, ..etc.Rapid equipment turnaround with no major product restrictions and highest quality standards and safeguard of all environmental issues.Internal and external cleaning using modern cleaning equipment and reference chemical databases to give further information where needed. In addition to chemical and food wash bays, other services include heating facilities by steam, hot water and electricity.
16 SERVICES Flexi-Tank Containers: EastMed is one of the leading and specialized companies in liquid transport, offering customers its cost effective modern vehicle of international bulk transportation. Our specially equipped Flexi-Tank containersallows liquid exporters to load 40% more product than is possible in regular drums with a loading capacity from to liters; converting a Standard 20 ft dry container into a cost effective bulk liquid container capable of carrying up to 21.5 tons of non-hazardous products. Our network of worldwide offices and partners allows us to offer liquid exporters the complete chain of logistic services from loading site till final place of delivery including loading and discharging operations, supervised by our team of technical specialists, and depending on the product viscosity, available facilities and pump specifications, loading or discharging will take from half an hour to 2 hours reducing fill and discharge time by up to 90% when compared to identical operations using drums.Advantage of our flexi-tank container service:Loading 40% more than regular drums.Reducing fill and discharge time by 90% than regular drums.Door to Door services.New each load to avoid risk of contamination and maintain product quality.Food Grade – meeting FDA, EC standards.Environmentally friendly and fully recyclable.
17 SERVICES Travel Services: EastMed Travel was established to offer our customers a wide range of travel services; starting with meet and assist, documentation, visa requirements at all Egyptian air and sea ports and arranging transfer services to all destinations within Egypt up to specially arranged quick trips for cruise ship passengers, hotel booking and airline ticketing.Our services includes:Meet and Assist services upon arrival in all Egyptian air and sea Ports.Transfer services, limos, luxury and budget cars, buses, trains or jet planes transfers to all destinations in Egypt.Airline ticketing; Availability of booking and best rates at all times.Finalizing all documentation and visa requirements.Shore excursions and specially arranged quick trips for cruise ships passengers.
18 SERVICES Sea / Land Reefer Trailers Services: Our constant focus on our customers needs and requirements for short transit time to final destinations,drove EastMed to take the initiative in introducing this Sea/ Land reefer trailer service in Egypt allowing exporters to load 6 more pallets than regular high cube reefer container and deliver their fresh produce inone unit till received at final place of delivery.Our Reefer Trailer Services Include:Reefer Trailer Service (1)Weekly direct service from pack-house Egypt to final destinations in United Kingdom, The Netherlands and other European destinations. Total transit time of 6 days to NL & 7 days to UK.Reefer Trailer Service (2)Weekly direct service from pack-house Egypt to Gulf countries. Total transit time 2 days to Jeddah, 6 days to Dammam, 9 days to Kuwait & UAE, 10 days to Qatar & Bahrain.
19 SERVICESDredgingGiven the rising demand in the recent years for infrastructural dredging and the expands in the Egyptian ports and water channels, EastMed Group has decided to excavate the dredging scene in Egypt and take part in the developing of the infrastructural marine sector that highly serves our interests with regards to the shipping and freight business.EastMed’s strong local presence and our network of specialized and professional overseas partners enable us to provide the highest quality standards and cost effective solutions for small, midsize and major dredging projects in Egypt and the MENA region. With 20 years of experience and established business in the Maritime Industry in Egypt and the MENA region, EastMed Group is your most suitable dredging partner in Egypt.EastMed can provide a wide range of high quality and safe dredging services such as land reclamation, construction and maintenance of ports, environmental dredging and protection of river-banks, Oil and trash skimming, etc…Depending on many factors including the dredged material, location and the purpose of the dredging process and based on the feasibility study of the project EastMed would choose the most suitable dredging equipments for the project and carry on a high quality and safe dredging process.
20 SERVICES Perishable Cargo & Agro products: EastMed is the pioneer and the leading shipping company in Egypt specialized in the field of fresh produce and perishable cargo handling. Our long years experience and professional services in the field have very much contributed in the development and rapid increase of fresh produce and agro-product exports from Egypt to Europe and Arab Gulf Countries. EastMed annually handles more than 10,000 TEU’s of HC reefer containers and more than 250,000 tons of citrus, onions, potatoes, …etc. EastMed regularly arranges voyage and time charters for ro-ro, ventilated and reefer vessels to Gulf, Black Sea and European ports during the Egyptian Agro season. EastMed provides its customers with the full chain of shipping and logistic services and documentation; certificate of origin, phyto-sanitary certificates, drawback docs & export fund return. EastMed also offers its customers door to door reefer trailer services to Europe, UK and Arab Gulf Countries. Our Perishable cargo services include:Professional handling of frozen products, fresh vegetables & highly sensitive fruits and firm bookings with shipping lines and air carriers at all times.24/7 presence by our customs brokers and supervisors at all Egyptian sea and airports.Employed customs brokers and supervisors escorting customs delegations to farms, pack-houses and loading stations and immediate issuance of EUR1 & phyto-sanitary certificates..PTI for reefer containers & gen-sets before transport for on-time delivery at pack-house.Door to Door Sea / Land reefer trailer services to Gulf Countries, UK and European destinations.Regular voyage and time charters of ro-ro, ventilated and reefer vessels during all seasons.
21 SERVICES Customs Clearance: EastMed is a licensed customs broker since 1993 employing 20 in-house customs brokers working in all Egyptian air and sea ports. Our professional and long years experienced customs brokers have long term relations with customs officials and can swiftly clear maintenance spares and equipment for on-time deliveries . EastMed also clears goods of all kinds serving a wide range of regular exporters and importers.Our Customs Clearance services include:24-hour service for clearing both sea & air export shipments.pre-clearance approvals, drawback, temporary import, free zone and transit customs clearance for all import shipments regardless of commodity .Accompanying customs delegates by EastMed customs brokers, and escorting them to factories, farms and other working sites for inspection of goods and finalizing customs formalities ex nominated airport on harbor.Customs consulting , tariff and commodity interpretation .
22 SERVICES Land Transportation: EastMed Trans was established in 1998 offering a diverse range of inland and overland trucking services for containerized reefer and dry cargoes, liquids, heavy and oversize cargoes; offering our clients reliable and on time deliveries. EastMed Trans is also one of the leading companies in Egypt in the field of international overland trucking to Arabian Gulf Countries and Libya for reefer and dry cargoes. We are also specialized in the moving of oversized and overweight shipments and project cargo handling. EastMed Trans operates its own state of the art fleet of Mercedes Actros trucks, Thermo King reefer trailers, Pickup trucks and vans.Our services include:24-hour inland trucking services for dry and reefer cargoes to all local destinations within Egypt .International overland trucking services to Libya and Arab Gulf Countries for dry and reefer cargoes.Efficient and reliable project cargo handling for all oversized and overweight equipments.Instant contact with drivers and transport supervisors to ensue on time deliveries.24-hour supervision for all pick-ups & deliveries.
23 United Arab Emirates (UAE) Branch: CONTACT USEgypt Branch Offices:AlexandriaTel : +20 (3)Fax : +20 (3)Cairo, Port Said, Damietta, SuezUnited Arab Emirates (UAE) Branch:DubaiTel:Fax: