Shipping - Protecting Agency

Shipping - Protecting Agency

KTS protecting agency services assist ship owners and ship operators supervise the charterers’ and state agency function and monitor port call operations. Vessel owners and operators occasionally require to appoint a preferred agent to monitor the charterers’ nominated agency function and port call operations.

KTS offers a service to owners and operators ranging from provision of a simple independent report, to full involvement in expediting a port call, including the following:

  • Scrutinizing of proforma D/A submitted by the head agent for compliance with local tariffs  

 

  • Receipt of owners’ funds and payment to head agent  

 

  • Reporting of vessel/cargo status  

 

  • Checking of cargo documents / SOF / time sheets for accuracy, reporting/updating vessel owner if inaccurate and issuing letters of protest  

 

  • Signing Bills of Lading
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