Oman Shipping Company (OSC) was established in 2003 to support Oman’s national economy and cater to its maritime transportation needs as well as leverage Oman’s natural position close to global trade routes and its unrivalled distribution access across the region.
The company offers various services include maritime transportation of Crude Oil, LNG, Chemical Products, Dry Bulk and Container. This includes ship owning, ship chartering and technical ship management activities through its three subsidiaries: Oman Ship Management Company (OSMC), Oman Charter Company (OCC) and Oman Container Line (OCL).
Oman Shipping operates a diversified fleet of over 50 vessels with a total Deadweight capacity (DWT) of 8 million to cater to customers’ needs and requirements including a mix of Very Large Crude Carriers (VLCCs), Product Tankers, LNG carriers, Chemical carriers, LPG Tankers, Very Large Ore Carriers (VLOCs) and Dry Bulk carriers as well as various regional container line services.
Since its inception, OSC has proven its capabilities in offering world-class, reliable and efficient shipping solutions to an ever-growing client-base and reputable partners including leading global Oil Majors and Mining companies and leading local companies in the Oil & Gas sector. OSC’s operational excellence is mainly driven by the professional support of Oman Ship Management Company, an independent ship management company that allows OSC to offer full-fledged maritime transportation services of the highest industry standards including full technical management services to our AAA rated clients.
Oman Container Line (OCL) plays a critical role in connecting Omani ports to regional hubs through its regional network offering container feedering solutions to Main Line Operators (MLOs) and commercial liner services.