The Pacific Business Unit is run out of the Singapore office and currently operates a fleet of about 30 vessels ranging from Handysize to Ultramax.
The size and diversity of the Pacific basin demands the Portfolio is not just active in the more established core trades but also in niche cargo flows throughout the region. The Business unit is continuously striving to develop new working relationships, although the current Customer base already necessitates exposure to most bulk commodities, the Unit is considered more of a specialist in alumina, coal, fertilizer, grains, salt and sugar.
The huge intra and cross basin trades in the region necessitate the Pacific portfolio to work closely with all the other Business Units, with the range of expertise across the desk, in addition to Western Bulk's excellent communication network, this is a core strength that provides a professional and comprehensive shipping solution for our Industrial clients.
The business unit also represents Western Bulk towards Vessel Owners based in the Asia region for both spot and period employment.