About us

POLISH OCEAN LINES INC. (PLO S.A.) is a shipowner company of over 50-year tradition in maritime container transport. The current occupation of the company concentrates on maritime shipment activities.

Maritime shipment activity:
Presently, owing to some continuous changes in maritime transport market and the vital change in the technology of bulk cargo shipment into containers the RORO tonnage under exploitation (ships CHODZIEŻ and ŻERAŃ) are used in the charter market. This tonnage is applied between the ports in Southern Europe (Italy, France and Spain) and the ports in Algeria, Tunisia and Libya. POLISH OCEAN LINES INC. also performs the shipment with its own bill of lading from some ports in China, including Guangzhou, Shanghai, Changzhou, Qingdao and other countries/ports in the Far East to Europe and Poland cooperating with the other shipowners within the NVOCC service (Non Vessel Operated Common Carrier).

Marketing management
The developed network of agents and the cooperation with the best brokers allows us to offer the marketing management to the ship owners: both on the basis of Bare Boat, Time Charter and the individual business trips.

Ship management
Basing on the long-term, practical know-how of our technical superintendents and captains who gained this experience both in the sea and working in the classifier offices we offer the complete ship management over the ships.

Ship chandler activity:
Basing on the long-term experience in organising the supplies to the ships, PLO S.A. is in possession of a special section POL-Supply Schipchandler providing the supplies of food, technical, hotel character and others. Thanks to the maintenance of the key shipowners calling in Polish ports in Gdynia, Gdańsk and Szczecin, POL-Supply Shipchandler has a significant position in this type of service and its market share is at the level of 25%.