Tuticorin has been a centre for maritime trade and pearl fishery for more than a century and its natural harbour and rich hinterland activated the development of the Port.
Inchcape Shipping Services Tuticorin is the only port in southern India to offer a direct weekly container service to the USA. Regular weekly direct services are also provided to Europe, China, Colombo and the Red Sea Ports. Import container services are provided from Bangalore, Salem and Dharmapuri.
Based on volume, Tuticorin port offers infrastructure facilities at Oil Jetty to handle POL products, and has vast open space for storing cargo. The port also has good road and rail connectivity, with two ICD trains running once a week from Bangalore to Europe and the USA.
ISS Tuticorin is controlled and co-ordinated by our Central India Office situated in Mumbai. ISS India, as part of the ISS global network, is committed to delivering a comprehensive range of quality-assured marine services to its clients across the industry. The services and solutions we offer are tailored to the individual needs of the client, whether a fully integrated global package, the handling of a local port call or the ad hoc delivery of a single spare part.
To reach the highest standards we depend on our people, their welfare, training and expertise. We foster strong ethical values and a team spirit that rewards commitment and initiative. By committing to excellence, accountability and transparency, ISS can best serve its valued customers efficiently and competitively.
We have an excellent relationship at all levels with public and private sectors of the shipping industry in India which includes; naval authorities, port authorities, government officials, embassies, classification societies, shippers and receivers, tug and pilots associations, stevedores, terminal operators, shipyards, repairers and suppliers.
Benefits of using Inchcape Shipping Services Tuticorin:
- Globally recognised agent
- Operational and financial coordination via our head office in Mumbai - one point of contact
- Strategic location of office
- 24 x 7 Operations
- Local knowledge and expertise of experienced personnel
- Quality conscious
- Diligent and professional service
- Proactive and consistent reporting
- Stringent and prompt DA control and turnaround
- Quality service at a competitive price