Global Port Agency

Our primary focus is to “Save Time, Save Money and
Reduce Risk”
for Charterers, Owners, Operators, and
Managers involved in the global movement of dry,
liquid, and gas commodities.

Local Port Agency

We have a network of local port agency staff in over
90 countries and in over 490 ports. Our clients benefit
from the real in-depth local expertise, experience, and
relationships to Saving Time, Saving Money, and
Reducing Risk
for our clients.


All of our processes and procedures are benchmarked
to the UK Bribery Act and the US FCPA. We offer
Vendor Due Diligence, KYC and Sanction Screening as
‘Managed Services’ to our clients.

Market Intelligence

We collect granular local vessel, commodity and
market data from our network in >490 ports
in >90 countries. We give our clients a competitive
advantage in the form of asymmetrical insights.


We offer crew change alternatives for Managers, we ensure
uninterrupted documentation delivery for Owners/Charterers
and we keep all of our clients abreast of fast the changing
local COVID-19 related restrictions.

Key Numbers Behind Our Network

* Excluding sub-agents


Through our network of >490 offices in over 90 countries, our clients benefit from the real in-depth local expertise, experience, and relationship Worldwide.

Panama Canal Transit: Waiting Times

Regarding the concern of the shipping lines, agencies and users of the Panama Canal, we will like to indicate that the current delays customers are experiencing are caused because the Panama Canal is in the months of high transit demand.

Turkish Straits: Waiting Times

The Turkish Straits are among the most important maritime trade corridors in the world. Both the Bosporus and Dardanelles Straits comprise the Turkish Straits which together enable tens of thousands of vessels to pass through them yearly.

New Joint Venture in Ukraine

As we continue to join the dots between load ports and discharge ports, WaterFront has entered into a Joint Venture agreement with Messrs Catoni and Company to offer clients local agency services on the ground in Ukraine.

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