Ocean Bulk Shipping (L.L.C.) was incorporated in the Emirate of Dubai in the year 1999, under the dynamic and able leadership of Mr. OV Babu. With his professional management skills and industry expertise, OBS has grown by leaps and bounds to be one of the major players in ship chartering, brokerage, agency and ship management operations in Dubai. Under his able leadership, company had ventured into strategic business relationship with major corporate houses in the Middle East.

In his absence, since 2009, the company is managed by Mr. Hari.G and Mrs Aseema Babu, with assistance from a team of qualified and experienced professionals in the field of shipping, finance and management.


Ship Operation

OBS charters dry bulk ships of sizes ranging from small handies to supramaxes on voyage, period and time charters. The cargoes carried include bulk cargoes like Aggregates, Limestone, Gypsum, Iron Ore, Clinker, Cement, Pet Coke, Fertilizers, Sulphur, Salt, Agri products, Steel, Logs etc. OBS also works on break-bulk and project cargoes by special arrangements with ship owners. OBS operates in the far east, Indian sub-continent, Arabian gulf, MENA, East Africa & South Africa region. Over the years, OBS has developed an extensive network of service providers like shipping agents, bunker suppliers, weather routing services, port captains etc., to provide professional services at various ports of call.

Freight forwarding

OBS provides comprehensive forwarding and logistics services all over the globe. Services include clearing the export/ import Customs formalities for cargoes and providing air, sea and land based logistics services. OBS has an established network of forwarding agents spread over many countries in the North America, Europe, Asia and the MENA region.