2 April 2018
The rating reviewed 58 candidates in 20 categories representing various segments of the sea industry of Ukraine.
The company won in the nomination "Forwarder of the Year" for a record number of cargoes shipped in the country's seaports - about 24.1 million tons, which exceeds the total volume of transshipment of the other top five participants.
The company won the first prize in the nomination "Marine Agent" for the largest number of self-propelled vessels (904) to which Metinvest provided agent services in Ukrainian sea ports.
Metinvest-Shipping is a general forwarder of Metinvest Group, the largest shipper in Ukraine. Last year, Group's freight accounted for about 25% of all shipments via Ukrazaliznytsya and about 18% of transshipment in Ukrainian sea ports.
The National Marine Rating was initiated by Ports Of Ukraine magazine and Black Sea Trans information and analytical centre. The rating is organized every year and is sponsored by the Ministry of Infrastructure of Ukraine, Ukrport Association, the Union of Port Operators, International Forwarders Association of Ukraine, Association of Marine Agents of Ukraine and Black Sea International Ship Owners Association (BINSA).