People & Technology

It is pivotal that we provide unparalleled services at a level that exceeds customers' expectations and supersede industrial standards. We endeavor to gear ourselves in providing nothing but efficient and superior quality services to ensure our customers could focus on their main competencies. Our achievements to date, which many of our customers especially oil major companies could attest to, would be clear vignettes of our strong believe in our commitment to timely deliveries and adherence to excellence.

The company is in daily worldwide contact with ship owners, shipyards, trading houses, financial institutions as well as major companies in the petrochemical industry and dry bulk markets. These activities ensure capability to offer the customers a high quality professional broker service and market support. Today, we are one of the few privileged companies in Singapore to sit on the approval panel of shipbrokers for most major oil companies, namely BP, SHELL, EXXONMOBIL, MITSUI, PETRONAS, CHEVRONTEXACO & others.

We have also achieved considerably in dry bulk chartering business with clients like ADM, Bunge, Cargill, Louis Dreyfus, Kuok Oils & Grains, BHP Billiton, Australia Wheat Board and many other worldwide major companies. In August 2003, Raffles Shipping & investment has been awarded with the Approved International Shipping Enterprise (AIS) Status by the International Enterprise Singapore.

Investment in education and training is imperative for us to tackle successfully the challenges of the future. Over the years, we have specifically directed towards meeting the dynamic changing requirement of maritime industry. This applies not only to the basic education of personnel for offices and vessels, but also to all kinds of management training and to courses held within particular area of expertise.

The goal-oriented theoretical and practical training of new employees ensures an efficient and resourceful team of personnel. Each staff members, in his own individual fashion, is expected to contribute to the reinforcement of our worldwide position and to the continuation provision of first class shipping services.