Protecting Agency

Guardians of Your Maritime Interests.

Your Trusted Protecting Agency Partner


DE Maritime offers comprehensive protecting agency services to ship owners (OPA) and cargo owners (CPA) with a focus on safeguarding your interests during port call operations. Our dedicated team supervises and monitors all aspects of port call operations, ensuring compliance, efficiency, and peace of mind for our clients.


Protecting Your Interests:
  • When vessel owners and operators require a trusted agent to oversee agency functions and monitor port call operations, DE Maritime steps in to protect the interests of our principals.
  • We coordinate port Disbursement Account (D/A) and owner's requirements, ensuring a smooth and transparent process.

Our Key Services Include:
  • Thoroughly reviewing proforma D/A submissions from the head agent to ensure compliance with applicable tariffs.
  • Managing the receipt of owners' funds and the seamless payment to head agents.
  • Providing timely reports on the status of vessels and cargo as required.
  • Carefully checking cargo documents, Statements of Facts (SOF), and time sheets for accuracy. In case of discrepancies, we promptly notify the owner and issue letters of protest.
  • Facilitating the signing of Bills of Lading.
  • Offering legal advice and representation when needed.

Your Peace of Mind, Our Priority:
  • DE Maritime's protecting agency services extend across an extensive network, ensuring that your port calls in various regions, including Turkey, the Netherlands, and Belgium, are executed with utmost care and professionalism.

DE Maritime stands as your trusted partner in safeguarding your interests during port calls, offering unparalleled expertise and dedication to your maritime needs.