Shipping line SAMUDERA

Samudera Shipping Line Ltd ("Samudera") is one of PT Samudera Indonesia subsidiaries, was incorporated in Singapore in 1993 . The Company was converted into a public company on 2nd October 1997 when its shares got listed and quoted on SESDAQ. Following an approval from the Singapore Exchange, its shares have been transferred from SESDAQ to the Main Board, where Samudera's shares are now listed and quoted since July, 2000.

Samudera is a regional Container Shipping line serving the Middle East and the lndian Sub-continent in the west, South East Asia and Indo-China at the center and the Far East to the north. This extensive network of services is run from its headquarters in Singapore, with able support from its own offices in Dubai and Mumbai for the Middle East and the lndian Sub-continent operations, Bangkok, Klang and Jakarta for the South East Asia and Indo-China operations, and Shanghai for the Far East operations.

Container Shipping:

To carry Shipper Owned Container (SOC) between “hub” ports and the outlying “spoke” ports. Samudera provides the feeder services to Main Line Operators.

By using Carrier Owned Container (COC), the liner services carry cargoes between “spoke” ports within its market coverage. Samudera provides the liner services to traders and freight forwarders.

Industrial Shipping

We position ourselves as a reliable logistics partner for our customers who manufacture and/or distribute such cargoes. In order to provide a reliable and stable sea transportation solution for our customers, we invest in modern & young tonnage of size optimum for our customers' needs. The vessels are then deployed primarily on dedicated basis against medium to long-term contracts, either on Time Charter basis or on the basis of Contract of Affreightment.


SILKargo with its principal business being in the freight/logistic services, and coupled with Samudera Shipping Line Ltd's vast extensive networks, it has the intention of establishing “Total Logistics” & “Supply Chain” program to its customers.

SILKargo, as a single source freight forwarder, transportation and logistics service provider has the abilities to offer services such as:
  • Logistics Management
  • Breakbulk Services
  • Document Processing
  • Warehousing Facilities
  • Point to Point Deliveries
  • Packing & Crating
  • Air Cargo Services
  • Project Cargo Management
  • FCL / LCL Consolidations
  • Customs Clearance
  • Transportation / Transloading
  • Door to Door Services
  • Valuable / Dangerous Cargo Handling
  • Supply Chain Facilities