Shipping Agency

With a well-established position in the Shipping Industry, we are able to offer quality Shipping Agency services to Ship Owners / Operators calling Sri Lanka Ports of Colombo, Galle and Trincomalee. Our expertise covers the handling of all types of vessels including Container, Tanker, Break Bulk, Heavy Lift, Car carrier, and Cruise Ships. McLarens Logistics has a dedicated Shipping Agency Office in Colombo, manned by a team of professionals who have experience in handling Documentation, Financial, Operational and Marketing aspects for International Shipping Principals.

McLarens Logistics Ltd, is proud to announce that over the years of its existence, it has diversified its activities to cover a host of Marine related Services as well as Total Logistics Services to the local Import / Export trade. The Services offered by McLarens Logistics Ltd today covers Ship Agency, Freight Forwarding, NVOCC Agency, Customs Clearing/Forwarding and Total Logistics Services tailor-made to suit individual customers


Shipping & Maritime Services

We offer an array of additional services such as supply of bunkers, fresh water, general provisions, crew transfers, spare part deliveries, etc. We also provide services to specialized vessels such as Tugs & Barges, Jumbo & Heavy Lifts, Yachts, and also to all types of vessels calling at Ports of Sri Lanka for emergency repairs & docking.


Liner Agency Representation

McLarens Logistics are ready to offer professional Liner Agency Services by setting up subsidiaries with dedicated sales as well as professional Documentation and Operation Management Teams in order to provide a high quality service to Liner Agency Principals.

Possessing the necessary infrastructure and resources to handle Containerized, Break Bulk, Ro Ro, Tanker, and Passenger Vessels, Tugs, Barges, Yachts etc,.

Additional Services Include

  • Supply of Provisions
  • Supply of Bunkers
  • Supply of Fresh Water
  • Crew Changes
  • Hotel Accommodation
  • Airport Transfer facilities
  • OPL Launch Services
  • Ship’s Spare Parts (Clearing and Forwarding)
  • Arranging Cargo Surveying
  • Arranging Ship Surveying
  • Arranging of Ship Repairs
  • Dry Docking Facilitation
  • Sludge Oil Removals
  • Arranging of Garbage Removal Services


NVOCC Operations

With the synergies gained by operating two Inland Container Depots and a Container Transport Division, McLarens Logistics Ltd are ideally placed to offer NVOCC Agency Services to Principals looking for a strong partner in Sri Lanka.

Possessing the experience to handle a total range of marine container equipment which includes General Purpose Dry Containers, Dry Specials – Flat Racks and Open Tops, Reefer Containers, and Tank Containers.

Ability to Canvass for Import & Export cargo for

  • Dry General Purpose Containers (20GP, 40GP & 40HC)
  • Dry Special Containers (Open Top & Flat Racks)
  • Reefer Containers (20RF & 40HCRF)
  • Tank Containers (20TK)
  • Strategically located Agency Office in the heart of Colombo
  • Experienced staff fully conversant with NVOCC Port Operations, Documentation & Finance Functions
  • Capable to handle Transshipment cargo efficiently via Colombo to various destinations in the region.
  • Ability to negotiate cost effective slot rates with MLO’s & Feeder Operators for the benefit of NVOCC Principals.