Shipping can trace its roots back
to Chennai, India where in 1916 the
Late Kishinchand Chellaram, founder
of the Group, established a textile
business. This was to provide the
cornerstone for development of a
formidable International Trading
Organisation with 50 branches spread
across four continents.
Mr. Lal L. Chellaram, the Chairman,
set up the Shipping business in
Hong Kong in 1979 and within a short
period the Company started to manage
three new vessels. Gradually more
vessels were added and today Chellaram
Shipping manages a large fleet of
modern and versatile dry-bulk carriers
from Handysize to Kamsarmax size
vessels, and a Trailing Suction
Our heritage has been successfully
built on the principles of Quality,
Reliability and Integrity.
the years, Chellaram Shipping's reputation
for reliable and high-quality service
has been established through the
efficient management of our vessels.
We have a team of dedicated and
experienced professionals, both
afloat and ashore, who utilize and
maintain the fleet effectively.
The Industry recognizes that we
always honour our commitments to
Customers and provide our Charterers
the flexibility they require. Consequently,
worldwide reputed Shipping Companies
trust Chellaram Shipping. We value
long-term working relationships
with Customers, such as:
• K. Line
our headquarters in Hong Kong -
an international hub of maritime
activity in the most dynamic region
of the world, we provide full commercial,
technical and crewing services using
the latest IT and communications
Chellaram Shipping believes that
commercial success must be founded
on social responsibility and is,
therefore, happy to support charitable
causes - with a sense of oneness
between the Company and the recipients.
continues to provide a major thrust
of growth for the Chellaram Group
are willing to commit our resources
to Customers who have long-term
and growing bulk shipping requirements.
We are keen to build strategic
relationships and form alliance
with Customers who have a common
interest in developing long-term
shipping projects for the movement
of bulk cargo into new markets.
We will use our business partnerships,
tonnage and established international
presence to develop niche markets.
also offer our expertise of Ship
Management to Owners desirous
of entrusting the care of their
Dry Bulk ships to a quality and
reputable Ship Manager.
our home base of Hong Kong in
China, we see the fast growing
regions of Asia Pacific as our
natural arena of operations.