Dedicated to serve the world of soft commodities and provide superior transport services on these consignments.
The company, present in a wide range of countries around the globe, handles both Import and Export LCL & FCL containers.
Taking into serious consideration that air freight is a premium and costly service, our program focuses on quick transit.
South Star Shipping have become experienced in all sorts of rail transports both containerized and conventional.
Canned Fruits / Canned Meat / Tomato Paste, all being important food products which require efficient handling and proper reporting to the client and his buyers. Insight of the market and knowledge of the yearly production for each territory is where Southstar has access to, adding extra value to the services delivered, the superior and precise handling and understanding of Client’s needs.
More commodities and similar food products entered the books of Southstar during the recent years and being handled with the best of care. Name a few : Tea / Cotton / Plywood / Sesame / Raw Tobacco / Fertilizers / PVC / Soya / Husk / Grains / Pulses / etc.
Delicate and sensitive as it may be, the Cocoa commodity requires knowledge and proper handling for shipping in containers. Proper containers, correct stuffing, fast voyage transit times and most competitive freight rates. That’s what Southstar delivers to its Cocoa clients.
In contact with a great number of Rice and Food trading desks, Southstar Shipping has been moving containers with rice from the main producing countries to worldwide destinations in big lots of shipments and highly competitive freight rates.
Sugar output in Thailand will probably expand to a record as recent rain defies a strengthening El Nino to boost cane-crop growth, according to the Office of Cane and Sugar Board.
The harvest may expand for a seventh year to an all-time high of 111 million metric tons in the season starting November, yielding 11.5 million metric tons of sugar, said Warawan Chitaroon, the director at the office’s Cane and Sugar Industry Policy Bureau. Production is at risk of falling short if drought persists, it predicts.Read more
Southstar Shipping is gradually re-establishing the service from Brazil, Thailand and India to Hodeidah/Yemen.Read more
Brazil Centre South sugar output drop, despite raise cane crush
Brazilian Centre South mills ramped up cane processing, but switched more of the crop into ethanol, leaving sugar production lower than a year before, data from cane industry group Unica showed.
Mills in the Centre South, responsible for some 90% of Brazilian sugar output, crushed 40.1m tonnes of cane in the second half of May, a significant increase on the 28.7m tonnes in the first half of the month as a seasonal upturn in processing volumes unfolds.
It was also higher than the 38.0m tonnes of cane crushed in the second half of May 2014.Read more