ISPS is a subsidiary of one of the oldest & active family involved in Shipping, Agency, Logistics, Stevedoring & Terminal Operations, there history goes back to early 1960’s from East Pakistan (Now Bangladesh) where the present company under the name of Chittagong International Agencies started off with their operations acting as Ship’s Agents for various Ship Owners for their vessels calling East Pakistan ports along with also providing local customs with customs clearance services under the umbrella. Due to the split of East Pakistan from West Pakistan (Now Pakistan) the family shifted from East to West Pakistan and established their business in the Port City of Karachi in 1971 and started offering same services to International Ship Owners and local trade in Karachi. With the passage of time the company handled various bulk and general cargo ship owners in Pakistan and also provided customs clearance & inland transportation services to local trade in Pakistan and have handled mega projects from Clearance of Pakistan Steel Mills raw material to Jinnah International Airport for a French clients in Pakistan.
In late 80’s the early 90’s the parent company of ISPS was appointed as agents for a small Feeder Service M/s. Normar Lines which was running a weekly feeder service between Arabian Gulf & Indian Sub-Continent. Our parent company M/s. Associated Liner Agencies (Pvt) Limited was also appointed as agents for Clipper Shipping Lines – Denmark which later merged with United Arab Shipping Company J/V Service between South America/South Africa/AG & ISC offering fortnightly 2 sailing to the trade carrying Break Bulk and Containerized cargo within the trade route. Thus ISPS has a long history in Ship Agency, Logistics, Stevedoring and Terminal Operations business in Pakistan coupled with experience of their management in the local industry, dealing with one of the leading shipping and trading houses with full reliability and trust.