AAL appoints agent in India
Singapore-headquartered AAL Shipping (AAL) has appointed Mumbai-based shipping company Merchant Shipping Services as its exclusive representative in India.
Established in 1996, Merchant Shipping focuses on global trade, delivering pan-India multipurpose and project heavy lift cargo operations through a network of offices covering about 80 port and ICD locations in the region.
Christophe Grammare, AAL’s managing director: "Merchant Shipping has an excellent shipping pedigree, knows the local sector we serve and its primary stakeholders well, and is aligned with AAL’s commercial ambitions for the Indian market."
Mukesh Oza, proup president & CEO of the Samsara Group, India – parent company of Merchant Shipping – welcomed the new cooperation. (sh)