Shipping Corporation Of India Ltd. is in Shipping. It was incorporated in year 1950. The current market capitalisation stands Rs 2187 Cr. The company is listed on the Bombay Stock Exchange (BSE) with the BSE code as 523598. and also listed on National Stock Exchange (NSE) with NSE code as SCI.
The Shipping Corporation of India Limited provides shipping services in India and internationally. It operates through Liner, Bulk, Tanker, Technical and Offshore, and others segments. The company’s fleet comprises bulk carriers, crude oil tankers, product tankers, container vessels, passenger-cum-cargo vessels, phosphoric acid/chemical carriers, LPG/ammonia carriers, and offshore supply vessels. Its bulk carriers transport cargos, including iron ore, coal, coke, grain, fertilizer, steel, plywood, bauxite products, etc.; tankers are used for feeding crude to various oil refineries; and passenger-cum-cargo vessels offer transportation services between the Mainland, and Andaman and Nicobar group of islands. The is also involved in chartering various ships, as well as in lighterage operations. In addition, it provides offshore services comprising towing and anchor handling, carriage of men and materials, standby and rescue, routine surveillance, and firefighting services, as well as operations, manning, maintenance, and management services for vessels. Further, the offers shipbuilding consultancy assistance services for new building vessels, including project viability and feasibility, design consultancy, project management, and site supervision; and for the acquisition of second-hand ships, such as identifying the type and size of vessels, receipt and evaluation of offers, inspection of class records, physical inspection of vessels, processing specific proposals for owners/government approval, taking delivery of the vessels, etc., as well as provides liner break-bulk and container services. As of August 1, 2018, it operated a fleet of 65 ships. The was founded in 1961 and is based in Mumbai, India.