1995 to Present, Leading Innovation In Its Industry

Innovation leads the way in evolving the company’s products and services.  There is several notable firsts in its industry:

  • In 2016, IMC Shipping launched the largest 64k DWT Multi-Purpose Vessel (MPV) to meet the changing global trade demands.
  • In 2016, Aurora Tankers launched a 55k DWT medium-range chemical tanker, the largest of its kind at the time, as part of its chemical supply chain solution.
  • In 2012, MV Ore Fabrica, the world’s largest iron ore transhipment vessel of its time, went into operation off the coast of the Philippines. MSI Ship Management Pte Ltd managed the vessel, which facilitated the supply chain of ore cargo for China and other Asian markets.
  • In 2004, IMC Shipping unveiled the first in-house-designed Floating Loading Facility (FLF) to efficiently and effectively serve coal miners’ loading needs and reach the market. This led to other operators building many FLFs.
  • In 1998, IMC Shipping, in partnership with GMV and GATX, launched the largest of its kind at the time, 45k DWT Medium-Range Chemical Tankers.