Main activities

Introduction To Iran Marine Services

Iran Marine Services is one of the largest private ship owners and ships agency company in Iran pioneered in the field of marine transportation and transitting goods as well as providing shipping & logistics services.The company s 100 percent shares belongs to Ghadir Investment company. It s wealth of local knowledge and experience, enhanced by close working relations with government departments and the private sector, plus the hard work and commitment of it s staff have secured for IMS a position of unique strength in the Persian Gulf and north ports.

Therefore, it s our pleasure to announce our readiness for cooperation in respect of performing inland and exterritorial projects in marine transportation and  transitting goods for your company.
From our Head office in Tehran and branches at all southern Iranian ports and oil terminals and offices overseas, IMS personnel deliver to their clients, the highest standards of services, accurate and up to date information, competitive pricing, round the clock support and the wining combination of expertise professionalism and dedication.
IMS was established in 1981 and has grown rapidly from small company beginnings with a staff of twelve engaged in ships agency services to become a prominent organization, employing many personnel and operating its own fleet.
Today, I.M.S has branches at many Iranian southern ports and oil terminals as well as Iranian northern port "Anzali" plus overseas offices in Fujairah, Sharjah, Dubai. Although ships agency is still the core of I.M.S business, but now I.M.S operates its own vessels, represents a number of major P & I club for all the Iranian ports.

Its subsidiary companies operate in such fields as Marine Surveying and Technical Inspections.

Iran Marine Services has acted as agents over 7500 vessels since 1981. Our branch offices are manned 24 hours a day and 7 days a week to ensure the most effective services responsive to the needs of its individual clients.

Considering the above, hereby we are offering to render our most effective services to your esteemed company and your vessels in case of calling any Iranian Port or Oil Terminal at very competitive rates.

Main activities of ‘IMS’ are, as follows:


-       Agency attendance for tankers, dry/general cargo vessels ,RORO & LPG/Carriers at all the Iranian ports.

-       Feeder Services  & Forwarding.

-       Transit cargo, transportation (containers, oil products).

Transit Dept. is equipped with an oil terminal with 4 individual tanks, with a capacity of 5000 Tons each located at an area of 45,000 square meters along with land trailers for transportation of oil products in addition to loading/discharging facilities for oil products in Anzali, Nowshahr, BIK.

-       Chartering, Customs Clearance of Commodities, Land Transportation.

-      Crew change, supplying bunker & provisions to vessels at Iranian & U.A.E ports.


IMS Departments:

Agency Dept.

Iran Marine Services has as agent and owner of vessels, comprehending customer s needs, rendered services as vessel s agent in the past 3 decade to more than 8000 vessels and has placed itself as a leading shipping lines and agency companies. 

This company is giving services to all kind of vessels including tankers, Bulk Carriers and general cargo vessels in all Iranian ports as well as petroleum terminals of the country. In this regard, company s branches are answerable to customer s needs 7 days a week round the clock.

Assuring you of receiving an excellent/professional services with utmost personal care to your full consent.

Transit Dept.

Transit department of the company having expert personnel in forwarding, careering, brokerage, customs formalities, transporting all kinds of oil products with superintendency in this regard is well monitoring on cargo handling from origin up to destination.

This section, having 4 shore tanks for storing oil products with the capacity of 5000 tons each and totally 20000 tons in Bandar Anzali, could provide proper facilities for consignee to store and transit petroleum products.

This section made possible the transfer of all types of oil products, heating and non-heating type, through Wagon and truck to ship and vise versa in a shortest possible time by placing vast facilities in quays Nos.33 and 34 at Imam Khomeini port. At present time, IMS has a valuable role in the region regarding transfer of all types of base oil, furfural extract , slack wax, petroleum, oil, gasoline and NAFTA.

This company is also constructing shore tanks in another land NO.93B adjacent to our jetty NO.33 & 34 rented from Imam Khomeini Port with capacity of 20000 tons including 10 shore tanks with different capacities.

Commercial Dept.

Iran Marine Services Companyis one of the best Iranian private shipping lines for transferring container , RO/RO and balk shipment between Iranian ports and Southern ports of Persian Gulf  as well as Western beaches of India.

Fleet Dept.

Iran Marine Services fleet department by experienced, undertakingstaffs is responsible for management of the vessels, crew handling,  insuring vessels P & I – Hull & Macineries with well known global insurance companies,supplying provision and bunker, providing vessels certificates complying with international standards and rules.