About us

MariTeam Shipping Agencies is a company providing agency services to the shipping industry and started it's activities in 2006.

With our headoffice in Rotterdam and branchoffice Antwerp we are capable of handling any type and any size of vessel within the ARA Range and through our cooperation with well recognized partners we also offer our services in all ports in Europe.

" Not just another agent "

We kindly invite you to familiarize yourself with our company by exploring our website and our activities.

For any inquiries, information on port costs and restrictions, please do not hesitate to contact us at any time.

Port Agencies

" Your ships taken care of throughout the whole ARA region "

MariTeam Shipping Agencies is proud to provide superior quality agency services to shipowners, operators and charterers in all ARA ports.

Our wide range of services includes:

full-vessel agency attendance, ship husbandery services and protective agencies for any type of vessel and any type of cargo.

The agency team is well experienced in the shipping industry. Equipped with modern means of communication, trained via courses and workshops and all of them being at least bi-lingual, they are well versed to meet the demands of today's market.

Our offices are located close to the port area and all ships are handled by our own staff in all ports without any use of any sub-agencies.

Communication is key. Therefore we are continiously investing in our software and communication systems in order to keep up to date with the latest technologies.

As such we are able to administrate, log and file all events relating to the ship and her cargo-operations and keep you fully posted throughout the portcall at all times.    Our Award winning accounting offers our clients security and competitive advantages.


" Trusted quality via our selected network of partner agents "

Besides offering agency services in our own region, we are also able to provide agency services throughout all ports in Europe, North Africa and the Baltic via our hubagency network.


Services range from normal portagency activities to full hubagency including DA accounting.The operations will be taken care of by our selected partners in the various ports, however all reporting and invoicing will be done from our hubagency department ensuring a single point of contact for all your operational and accounting matters.


STS Operations

" Swift and safe from one ship to another "

Ship-to-Ship cargotransfers have become increasingly important over the last years. Cargo operations can be carried out either midstream at buoys or bollards or alongside dedicated terminals and berths in all ports throughout the ARA Range.


From year to year our agency department handles all sorts of STS operations with all kinds of cargotypes, shipsizes and various locations.


Equipment like Yokohama fenders, cargohoses and vapour returnsystems can be delivered from stock in the various ports and also STS Supervisors and / or Mooringmasters can be arranged to coordinate the operation.



" Full service shipbroking "

Whether you are looking for a river barge, coastal vessel or deepsea tonnage, our chartering departement is happy to assist you in finding the right ship on the right place and time.

Having many years of experience in the field of shipbroking we can offer our services for all kinds of commodities and types of vessels, worldwide on a competitive basis.

Combining the knowledge and possibilities of our various departments we can deliver a full range of maritime and logistic services for your ships and cargoes.

As such we are able to assist you with agency, survey, transshipment, storage and forwarding in addition to our brokering services.


Forwarding & Storage

" Multimodal solutions for your cargoes "

Dedicated solutions are offered for any type of cargo you wish to pre- and/or on-carry to the ports within the ARA-Range. Finding multimodal solutions for a great number of our clients belongs to our day to day busi- ness and we welcome you to contact us for a detailed offer.

Services include, but not limited to :

  • On-carriage by barge to any destination on all major european rivers and canals.
  • Truck, rail or multimodal solutions to all destinations.
  • Storage and distribution to and from terminals or warehouses.
  • Cargo-transhipment (ship-to-ship or barge-to-ship) either by floating crane either on buoys or bollards or alongside at dedicated terminals.
  • Container import and export logistics (customs, collection, transport, stuffing and stripping)


Survey & Supervision

" To measure is to know "

A variety of surveys which can be offered are :


  • Loss Control
  • Draught Surveys
  • On / Off Hire Surveys
  • Water-tightness / Hatchcover Inspections
  • Cargo Sampling for dry and liquid cargoes
  • Hold / Tank Cleanliness Inspections prior loading for dry and liquid cargoes
  • Bunker Quantity & Quality Surveys
  • Damage Surveys
  • Additivation of liquid cargoes    (incl. delivery of addiditves) through our partnership with SBZ Corporation.
Customs & Documentation Services

" Expediting your documents from drafting to issuing "

During the last years there have been a lot changes and many new regulations came in force.

Basis new EU Regulations coming in force all customauthorities had to upgrade their systems from the old-fashioned paper customdocuments to electronicdocuments and provide computer systems in which custom declarations have to be made. Also further checks have to be carried out on cargo and ship and these information is shared amongst the customauthorities in the various EU countries.

We have closely followed these developments and invested to keep our systems up-to-date with the modern technology. As such we are able to make all our customdeclarations basis the latest standards to the authorities and comply with all EU Regulations such as ICS, ENS and ECS.

Further to relevant declarations for the ship and cargoes itself, we are also able to offer our customs-services for clearance of cargo and spares, for example exportdeclarations such as T2L, T1, AAD documents and EU-import clearances via fiscal representation on limited license.

Apart from customdocuments also your cargodocuments are in safe hands with us. Collection or issuance of Bills of Lading, Cargo Manifests and other cargodocuments is a daily activity for our agency department.