Our Ship and Port Agency: International Shipping, Ship & Port Agent
Island Shipping Limited is a family-owned Nanaimo firm, first established in 1964, providing ship’s agent services to international shipping companies at the ports of Nanaimo, Chemainus and Crofton.
Today, Island Shipping serves as agents and sub-agents for a majority of the major shipping companies operating at Vancouver Island ports. Through our ship and port agency network, we are able to represent ship owners at all B.C. ports.
Staff at Island Shipping have over 40 years of industry experience, both at sea and ashore. Our expertise includes ship agency, chartering, bunkering, refitting as well as extensive experience in ship sale and owner’s protection work.
Our professional staff are well versed in all aspects of ship and port agency and international trade issues. Our latest-generation software and communications facilities make ISL a leader in the industry.
- B.C. Chamber Of Shipping
- B.C. Maritime Employers Association
- Pacific Pilotage Authority
- Nanaimo Port Authority
- Transport Canada Marine Safety