With a history spanning more than a century, KC Maritime takes pride in its journey and success so far. Starting from a small textile business in Madras, (now Chennai) India launched by Shri Kishinchand Chellaram, founder of the Kishinchand Chellaram Group, the Group expanded into over 50 branches across 4 continents in the following decades entering the dry bulk shipping business in 1980 under the leadership of Shri. Lokumal K. Chellaram. KC Maritime was formed after a restructuring of the shipping business under the Chairmanship of Shri Sham L. Chellaram, now the Chairman Emeritus, and continues its marked presence in the world of dry-bulk shipping.
KC Maritime takes pride in being a reputed manager of a modern fleet of dry-bulk carriers with a focus on quality, reliability, and integrity. With vessels operating around the globe, it provides round the clock service by way of commercial and technical management. The Company’s customers include top class Grain Houses, Charterers and Operators. Apart from that, the company takes up special projects such as conversion of a bulk carrier to a hybrid self-unloading bulk carrier fitted with 2 x self-contained self-propelled Gantry cranes. The company also manages vessels for a JV with a reputed US based investor. With a customer-centric focus and top-class processes, KC Maritime consistently delivers excellence in its performance. The company values its relationships with all its customers and partners, which it has nourished over many years and gives it the highest priority.