Who We Are
A Professional Shipping Company
Years Of Experience
We bring the technical knowledge & experience
UNITED SHIPPERS LIMITED (USL) is a closely held Public Limited Company and was incorporated in November, 1952 to carry out the business of shipping, logistics and its related activities.
The promoters of USL are the Parekh and Somani families. The Company also has a strategic foreign investor namely Logiscor Ltd. (Scorpio Group) of Marshall Island who is a world leader in various fields of shipping activities and trading. The Head Office of the Company is at Mumbai and work offices at Jamnagar, Navlakhi, Dahanu, Goa and Tuticorin to look after the operations of the Company.
The Company has weathered the loss of its Managing Director, Mr. Sunil S. Parekh in the terror attack in Mumbai on 26/11/2008. Mr. Parekh devoted his life to enhancing USL’s business. After this tragic loss, his father, Mr. S. J. Parekh, Chairman, has taken on the additional responsibility of Managing Director. He is ably supported by a team of executives, with the zeal to take forward late Mr. Sunil S. Parekh’s vision.
company participated in 3 days Glorious Gujarat vision 2020 exhibition held in Ahmedabad from 11th January, 2014 to 13TH January, 2014 under the Guidance of the then Honorable Chief Minister of Gujarat Shri Narendra Modi. The Company was invited to participate under the division of ports. The company handles around 9 million MT of dry bulk cargo through the minor ports in Saurashtra coastal line of Gujarat. The purpose of this exhibition to acquaint people about the various developments the Gujarat Government has done in the state in different fields like ports, industries, urban and rural developments, solar energy systems, etc and the various milestones achieved by them over the other states of India. This event has highlighted the various growth plans the Gujarat state has projected for the coming years and the way ahead to achieve the same with the help of the participants of the exhibition.