The Shipping Tribune is pleased to inform that Capt. Venkat Padmanabhan, Managing Director, VASI Shipping Pte Ltd., will be addressing the global audience at “India Dry Bulk Cargo Summit 2018”. Capt. Venkat is very well known for his contribution in shipping and maritime industry. He will be speaking on “Fertilizers Market Forecast & Opportunities”
Capt. Venkat Padmanabhan, Managing Director, VASI Shipping Pte Ltd.
Capt. Venkat Padmanabhan is a Master Mariner who has spent close to 40 years in the maritime industry. As a youngster, the call of the sea beckoned to him and in 1978, he prepared for a maritime career by joining T.S. Rajendra. He worked hard to move up the ranks and took his first command as Master in 1988. He stepped ashore by 1990 and began working as a Pilot with the Chennai Port Trust. Subsequently, he gained experience in various shipping and trading companies in India and Singapore.
With his vast experience in the maritime sector of India and Singapore, Venkat established VASI Shipping in January 2012 with the vision, “To provide a world class integrated ocean logistics service for today’s global business.” Today, VASI Shipping has two verticals – Bulk and Container, which give it the resilience to ride the waves of the shipping industry. The company handles containerised cargo as well as bulk cargo including fertilisers, coal, iron ore and chemicals on its owned & chartered vessels. This is in line with the company’s mission “To provide innovative logistics solutions to our customers and to serve as a logistics service provider to deliver seamless flow of processes and cargo.”
His proven ability to set defined goals and work in single-minded pursuit of those objectives is instrumental in VASI Shipping’s success.
ABOUT DRYCON 2018
Date : 7th June 2018
Timings: 08:45 to 17:30 Followed by Networking Cocktails
Venue: Holiday Inn, Andheri East, Mumbai
Who Should Attend?
Commodities Buyers, Sellers, Traders, Shipping Companies, Operators, Miners, Charterers, Ship Brokers, Stevedores, Ship and Cargo Agents, Insurance and Law Firms, P& I Clubs, Port & Terminal operators, Bunker Suppliers, Maritime Professionals, Merchant Navy Professionals, Transporters, Govt. Authorities etc
For sponsorship & delegate registration, please contact:
Capt Virendra N. Mishra, Conference Director
Come, join us and benefit from the opportunity to connect, confer and conduct business!!