Mercator Lines (Singapore) Limited (MLS). Commencing operations in 2005, it has established a market presence in the Indian coal transport market, specializing in the transportation of dry bulk commodities, such as coal into India from Australia and Indonesia; and iron ore from India to countries such as China.
Mercator’s network strength in the Indian markets helps maximize the capacity usage efficiencies by utlilizing its ships on the triangular route of Indonesia – India – China – Indonesia. With exposure to the infrastructure sectors like Steel and Power of India and China, Mercator is well positioned to leverage the strong growth in these countries.
Mercator also provides its customers with complete and customized logistics solutions from the load port to the point of usage. The Group primarily services large thermal-based power plants and steel companies, and has established strong relationships with reputed end-user customers such as Vale, Tata Power, Arcelor Mittal Group and COSCO to name a few.