Vessel Agency Services

We are located in the port of Virginia, USA and provide

Full agency
Ship husbandry
Protective agency

We are known for our flexibility and adaptability to meet all our customers’ special needs and requirements; we do so while staying always in compliance with port and customs regulations.

Our vessel agents are experienced, committed, dedicated and will follow vessel from receipt of first appointment letter to completion of the port call while efficiently communicating with Owners and all related parties.

Typically emails are sent at least once daily by 9 AM local time giving latest status information of vessel while in port. If requested by a customer, emails can be sent more frequently during the day. Daily vessel updates include vessel line ups.

We pride ourselves to defend at all-time Owners and Charterers’ interests.

Cita Shipping Agency is an independent vessel agency who does not represent any of the importers/exporters using the port of Virginia. Our dedication is to our principal.

When we are appointed to provide ship agency services:

We respond promptly to any inquiries received by email.

We strive to minimize vessel turnaround time and provide high quality level services to ensure a smooth port of call for Masters and Crew.

We put strong emphasis on regular communication to provide customers peace of mind while vessel in port.

Our Agents are always respectful of Master, crew and any other parties involved with vessel.

We do our utmost to control costs and pay all vendors’ bills promptly to finalize speedily disbursement accounts.

Our team has a high level of commitment, integrity and an ethical approach to services.

The reliability and port knowledge of Cita Shipping Agency is recognized within the port of Virginia by all Terminal Authorities, stevedores, chandlers and other port vendors.