Reliable freight solutions for your ocean transport
40+ years of experience
Lightship is one of the world's leading bulk carrier brokers
Large global team
Offices in Athens, Beijing, Dubai, Copenhagen, Geneva, London, Miami, Oslo & Singapore
Adherence to the Baltic Exchange
Lightship is a proud and longstanding member of the Baltic Exchange Broker Panel
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We provide round-the-clock service with teams and offices that are spread across some of the world's most important shipping markets. Our trading desks are connected through advanced IT tools and mature processes for instant information sharing.
We live shipping
The world of chartering is all about trust, and you need committed partners who will exceed your expectations.
This principle guides everything we do, and the premium services we provide for our customers have shaped Lightship Chartering into one of the world's leading bulk carrier brokers.
Reliable & committed expertise
You need a reliable partner that will meet your expectations, increase your performance and add value to your operations – every single step of the way.
This has been at the core of our operation since its inception and has served to establish Lightship Chartering as one of the leading bulk carrier brokers in the world.
We simplify & connect
As an independent shipbroker, we offer comprehensive services to our clients in Handysize, Supra/Ultramax, and Panamax dry-cargo chartering, Our expertise is recognized through our valued client base and our position as a member of the Baltic Exchange broker panel.
Through this membership, awarded to a few selected brokerage companies under strict criteria, we share our market estimates for the pricing of freight services. These estimates are based on internal analysis and experience and hence contribute to transparency and fairness in the trading process between charterers and ship owners worldwide.