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5-SLN expands network in Middle East with Sharaf Shipping Agency 14 May 17

5-SLN is pleased to announce that, as a result of a referral from an existing 5-SLN Member, Sharaf Shipping Agency (SSA) of Dubai, UAE has joined our growing and dynamic global network in respect of their following offices in the Middle East:

Sharaf Shipping Company, Ltd of Basra, Iraq

(Key Contact: Ali Akbar, Person-in-Charge)

Sharaf Shipping Company W.L.L. of Kuwait

(Key Contact: Capt. Arindam, Person-in-Charge)

Sharaf Shipping Services & Co. LLC of Muscat, Oman

(Key Contact: Tariq Khattak, Person-in-Charge)

Sharaf Shipping Agency Co Ltd. of Sana, Yemen

(Key Contact: Capt. Moti, Person-in-Charge)

These companies are wholly-owned subsidiaries of Sharaf Shipping Agency (SSA) of Dubai UAE.

SSA was founded in 1976 as a Ship Agency its core activity has evolved to include Hub Services, Offshore Supply, Freight Forwarding, Project Cargo, Chartering & Brokering and Logistics & Warehousing Services. SSA has continuously expanded its network of owned offices throughout the Middle East/Africa and, today, employs over 1,000 multinational executives with proven shipping experience. Their website at:

Please join me in welcoming these SSA Companies in the Middle East to 5-SLN. Please work with them to develop mutual business and gain Endorsements.

The 5-SLN global network now represents 211 Members with 339 branch offices in 198 cities in 98 countries with 6,763 Staff and 2 Billion USD in Annual Revenues.

Submitted By: Trevor Titley