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Background

POL-AGENT Co. Ltd. was set up in 1990 in Szczecin as one of the first private companies in the port forwarding services industry.

Since 2006 we have been member of C. Steinweg - Handelsveem B.V. Group of Companies with the head office at Rotterdam, one of the leading warehouse operators, operating container terminals and offering a wide range of logistics and forwarding services. C. Steinweg Group has offices in several dozen countries of the world enabling us thereby to offer clients more versatile and complex services worldwide.

Our diversified business cover various services, the most important are:

·           Shipping agency services in Polish ports,

·           Booking both conventional and containerized cargo from/to all ports in the world,

·           Carriage of cargo onboard both ferries and ro-ro vessels to/from Scandinavian ports,

·           Domestic and international forwarding of export, import and transit cargo,

·           Logistics services in relation door to door,

·           Handling break bulk, heavy lift and oversize cargo,

·           Customs agency services,

·           Cargo insurance,

·           Warehousing.


We are closely cooperating with ship-operators, shippers, port operators, road and rail carriers in order to offer our customers the best added value and the highest quality of services.

Our head office is located in Szczecin and its main area of activity is the Western part of Poland with the ports of Szczecin and Świnoujście. The branch offices in Tri City offers its services mainly through Gdynia and Gdańsk ports. In Świnoujście we offer forwarding and customs services as well as carriage of cargo to/from Scandinavia ports.

We are shipping agent of Euroafrica Shipping Lines Ltd. in respect of its shipping service linking Polish ports to those of Great Britain as also for their shipping service to/from the ports of West Africa. Since 2000 we have also been shipping agent for H. Stinnes Linien GmbH of Rostock. Beside activity as shipping agent for liner operators we also render shipping agency services to tramp operators at a rate of almost 300 ship calls a year enjoying trust and cooperation on the part of 
a number of first class ship-operators.


Our position in the shipping industry, gained over 25 years of business does enable us to offer versatile services at best quality and at competitive prices.

Since 2003 we have had ISO Certificates, currently we have been granted ISO 9001:2015-10 and ISO 14001:2015-09. Those certificates complying with relevant internal control requirements to handle also dual-use items, arms and other products of specific nature.

In 2009 we acquired the AEO ( Authorized Economic Operator) status which enables us to offer clients the customs agency services within the simplified procedure system.

 

As recognition for the role of position of our Company, we have been several times awarded prizes like „Forbes Diamond”, Gazelles of Business, Cheetahs of Business and also own the Certificate of Business Credibility, which is a prestigious award, which only a company which meets strict criteria can achieve.