July 24, 2017 10:31 AM ET

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Company Overview of GAC Shipping Limited

Company Overview

GAC Shipping Limited provides shipping, marine, and logistics services. The company offers Air Freight, Bunker Fuels, Clearing & Forwarding, Custom Clearance, Husbandry, International Moving, Land Transportation, Mooring, Ocean Freight, and Offshore Support. It caters to ports in Colombo, Galle, Trincomalee, and Hambantota. GAC Shipping Limited was founded in 1993 and is based in Colombo, Sri Lanka. The company operates as a subsidiary of Gulf Agency Company Ltd.

284 Vauxhall Street

Colombo,  00200

Sri Lanka

Founded in 1993

Phone:

94 11 479 7900

Fax:

94 11 479 7910

Key Executives for GAC Shipping Limited

Chief Executive Officer and Director
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2017.

GAC Shipping Limited Key Developments

GAC Sri Lanka Partners with Hemas Transportation to Build Integrated Logistics Facility in Sri Lanka

GAC Sri Lanka has partnered with Hemas Transportation to build an integrated logistics facility in Muthurajawela Industrial Zone in the western part of Sri Lanka. It will comprise a distribution centre, a container yard and a 15-acre warehouse. The facility is expected to be operational by early June 2017 and the distribution centre by February 2018. This new integrated logistics facility will be equipped with the new reach stackers and will harness a cutting-edge IT platform aimed at innovating Sri Lanka's logistics system. It will consist of a modern container terminal with a capacity of 6,000 TEUs made up of seven high container stacking and a warehousing and distribution centre offering Third Party Logistics (3PL) services. Other unique features include a two-way approach to stacks in the container depot and a dual in and out gate that operates independently. The facility will enlist the services of Institute of International Container Lessors (IICL) certified container inspectors who will survey containers entering the depot, benchmarking against global standards. Employing global best practices. The distribution centre will consist of 22,000 pallet positions with both ambient and temperature-controlled facilities.

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