Inchcape Shipping Services (ISS) is one of the world’s leading maritime services providers, providing global strategic maritime, cargo and supply chain solutions. Covering every key port worldwide, ISS has over 290 offices in 65 countries and employs some 3,900 people.
In addition to core port agency services, ISS provides innovative maritime, cargo and supply chain solutions to shipowners and operators who span all geographies, market segments, vessels and asset types.
The company also provides a growing range of outsourcing services, including global crew and marine spares logistics, port agency management, commercial representation and sophisticated Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) solutions through its subsidiary ShipNet.
ISS is proactive in bringing talented people into the industry and nurturing them to encourage career advancement, better anticipate the needs of clients and engender further professionalisation of the industry. Initiatives include the ISS Marine Academy, where staff are encouraged to develop their intellectual capital, through the global industry news and information services which are readily available to them and by gaining professional shipping and other industry qualifications.