Shipping Agency and Yacht Agents at Trapani and Sicily ports
The Shipping Agency & Yacht Agents Services of Luigi Morana operates from the port of Trapani and covers all ports of Sicily due to its wide range of connection to other shipping and forwarding agents, shipyards, ship chandlers and suppliers of provisions, equipment and services.
We are able to fully service both ships and yachts efficiently, speedily and cost effectively.
Our Shipping Agency & Yacht Agents Services deal both with Community and Extra-Community flagged vessels and guarantee its services 24 hours a day the whole year round.
As a Registered Shipping Agency we are able to protect the vessel, the shipowner, the charterer, the cargo, the crew and the passengers and support them in a wide range of interests, providing various services. Through the links with other shipping and forwarding agents, shipyards, ship chandlers and providers, invaluable support is guaranteed to the vessel during the periods of navigation.
We are fully aware of the crucial importance of minimizing a vessel's non-productive in-port time and we are committed to operating a “stop & go” system wherever possible.
The main services we provide are: the shipping agency, customs clearance and customs broking, pilotage, towage, berths and moorings, ship provisions, shipyard and repairs, loading, discharging and transhipment, freight forwarding, affreightment and charters, surveys and assessments, fuel bunkering at Trapani port and Sicily ports, either in-house or through the network of partners.
Cargo ships are serviced in all Sicily ports. We have a wide experience with dangerous and perishable goods, break bulk cargo, containerized cargo, oversized and heavy goods, project cargo and various commodities.
To cruise ships which call at Trapani port, we provide a complete port agent service, including ashore sightseeing tours for the passengers, thanks to a vast network of connections with local tourist operators.
To luxury yachts cruising Sicily waters, we are providing high quality services, professionalism, efficiency and discretion. We assist the Captains in any needs for navigation and dealing with formalities of local authorities. We serve the needs of the guests and we can offer a full-service assistance program that covers all aspects of cruise and stay.
In addition, the Shipping Agency & Yacht Agents Services of Luigi Morana is an excellent partner both in the planning phase and during actual the sport event, corporate event and private ceremony at sea such as pleasure cruises, sailing boat regattas and training cruises in the art of seamanship.
Importantly, the Shipping Agency & Yacht Agents Services of Luigi Morana has an in-house technical office directed by an expert with proven experience of ship technical management and the shipbuilding industry, supplying assistance for technical, commercial and insurance matters, providing supervision at the shipyard during building and repairs and performing a wide range of surveys and technical assessments for insurance and banking purpose.
Here is a brief summary of the services provided by the Shipping Agency & Yacht Agents Services of Luigi Morana to Community and Extra-Community flagged vessels, either in-house or through the network of partners:
- Shipping agency
- Customs clearance and broking
- Port booking, services and facilities
- Fuel bunkering
- Ship provisions
- Shipyard and repairs
- Import and export
- Affreightment and charters
- Ocean freight
- Project cargo
- Oversize and hazardous cargoes
- Container, groupage and break bulk shipments
- Yacht agents and yacht exclusive services
- Cruise ship port agent services
- Pleasure boat cruises and charters
- Surveys and technical assessments
For further details please read the Summary of our services.