GAC Australia has been awarded an agency contract by global container shipping company, Ocean Network Express (ONE), a joint venture formed by Kawasaki Kisen Kaisha, Mitsui OSK Lines, and Nippon Yusen Kabushiki Kaisha.
The deal will see GAC Australia provide agency and husbandry services for approximately 210 annual calls at all ports of Sydney, Melbourne, Brisbane, Adelaide, and Freemantle.
GAC Australia managing director Scott Henderson, said: “GAC focuses on fruitful collaboration with partners through long-term strategic partnerships. Having worked as a partner with the shipping lines for a long time prior to their integration, we know the quality of the services they demand and have the resources and capabilities to deliver them.”
GAC has an operations office at all Australian ports and provides ship agency and support services for port calls. It has recently secured a license to act as a corporate customs broker, handling the clearance and delivery of ship spares and third-party operations at all ports and terminals in Australia.
Image courtesy of ONE.