About Us

SELECT MARITIME CORPORATION
Established 1984
18, AGIAS VARVARAS AVENUE
PALAIO FALIRO, ATHENS 17563, GREECE
TEL: (+30) 210 9851188 FAX: (+30) 210 9881984
E-MAIL: [email protected]
Web: www.selectmaritime.gr
SUEZ – PANAMA – BOSPORUS TRANSIT AGENTS, AGENTS FOR ALL EGYPTIAN PORTS
SELECT GROUP OF COMPANIES specializes in operation of vessels transiting the Suez, Panama Canal and Bosporus-Dardanelles Straits and is offering Agency services to ships calling at Egyptian Ports.
The Group combines the expertise of long experience in the field and the vigor of a modem Organization.
The Group is managed by Capt Pantelis Venitis, well known in Piraeus and internationally for his work performed in the field since 1981.
The Group offers all usual Agency services to ships calling at all Egyptian Ports as well transiting Suez Canal, Panama Canal and Bosporus-Dardanelles Straits.
The local conditions of work, delay of money transfers, poor communication, special currency regulations, require high expertise to cope with, otherwise delays to ships are inevitable.
SELECT MARITIME with its expertise, perfect organizational system and network of offices and Agencies, is present and ready for you to carry out the work in your place or our competitors΄ quicker, more efficiently and finally at a lower cost.
If you require an illustration of our work, read the following paragraphs.
1. Disbursement Estimates: SELECT gives you minimum estimates of expenses and our system of financial control, total cost is minimized.
2. System of Remittance: Transfer of money to Egypt is known to be time consuming. SELECT may assist you to expedite. Payments may be effected in Piraeus, only 2 Banking day prior to vessel΄s ETA. On receipt of funds, SELECT by its special system nominates the vessel locally and covers disbursement expenses immediately. This system guarantees that our clients΄ ships do not delay due to money transfer delays. Our clients are not needlessly tied up and they do not have to be preoccupied, for several days, with international transactions as it occurs in case of direct transfers to the Egyptian Authorities.
3. Credit Balances: If you do not remit directly to Egypt you avoid building up local credit balances and complications or deb locking and returns.
In addition, SELECT clients:
4. Accounts: Delays in receiving accounts from Egyptian Ports are well known. With SELECT working for you, you can avoid the problem.
Accounts are hand-collected directly from Egyptian Authorities while SELECT accountants check them on the spot for any obvious errors. The accounts are then processed through our own auditing department in Athens and are forwarded to the client together with a General Statement of Account, in U.S.Dollars. This system presents the accounts with a clear and precise picture of any balances and are substantiated by official receipts and vouchers.
5. Communication: Our offices being in Athens – Port Said – Alexandria – Cristabal – Balboa and Istanbul assure that SELECT is able to give a better reporting on vessel΄s progress and positions, as well as, instructions locally in time.
6. Operation and Control: This is taken care by Capt Pantelis Venitis, long experienced in Suez Canal, Panama Canal, Bosporus-Dardanelles Straits and Egyptian Ports Operation, as well as by our experienced staff in Greece, Egypt, Panama and Turkey (most of them ex-Captains) who arrange for smooth and trouble-free passages or calls at Port and for any other operation including bunkering, crew changing, repairs, provisions etc.
7. Information: You want to know more about quotations in Egypt, Turkey and Panama? Do not hesitate to contact us directly:
Tel: (+30) 210 9851188 – switchboard -
Fax: (+30) 210 9881984
E-mail: [email protected]
Web: www.selectmaritime.gr
Information is given directly by our experienced staff in Athens without the need of contacting Egypt, Turkey or Panama (except in special circumstances). Therefore, instructions and information regarding procedures, regulations, permissible drafts etc., may be obtained locally from SELECT Athens.
SELECT GROUP IS READY AND PRESENT ON THE SPOT IN GREECE, EGYPT, PANAMA AND TURKEY AND SHALL BE HONORED TO OFFER YOU ITS SERVICES.