A leading carrier of finished steel products
We carry approximately 2 million metric tons of steel products annually with multiple sailings from the Continent, Mediterranean and Brazil to the US East Coast, US Gulf, East Coast Mexico and North Coast of South America.
We operate modern, wide hatch, box shaped and geared tonnage. In addition to ocean transportation we offer our clients inland transportation solutions by truck, barge or rail through a network of established service providers.
With our network of professional and capable agents, stevedores and highly skilled cargo superintendents, your steel is in excellent hands.
Clipper Steel Services is in compliance with all of the US regulations such as AMS, E-NOA/D, WPM/ISPM 15 and maintain a valid C-TPAT certification.
The main loading ports in Europe are Antwerp in Belgium and Civitavecchia in Italy. Other ports in Germany, UK, The Netherlands and Italy are served on an inducement basis.
In the United States and Mexico regular ports of call include New London, Camden, Savannah, Mobile, New Orleans, Houston, Brownsville, Altamira and Vera Cruz.
Each month a minimum of one sailing will load for the US East Coast, two sailings will load for the US Gulf and Mexico from Antwerp and one or two sailings will load for the US Gulf and Mexico from Civitavecchia.
In 2012, Clipper Steel Services successfully completed the full integration of the Bossclip liner service from Brazil to the US Gulf, calling also at North Coast South America, Central America and Caribbean ports into the Group's operation.
The main loading ports in Brazil are Piacaguera (Santos), Rio de Janeiro and Praia Mole. Regular ports of discharge include Puerto Cabello, Barranquilla, Cartagena, New Orleans and Houston.
The Bossclip Service has been operating for over 20 years and continues to perform regular semi-monthly voyages with steel products, harmless bulk and general cargoes via our Rio de Janeiro and Houston offices. Clipper Steel Services offers one of the premier options for the Brazilian market utilizing the experience of our local and international team members.