We provide agency services and shipping expertise to local and foreign ship owning, trading, and industry interests. We ensure vessels a fast turnaround, covering bunkering, stores, spares and repairs, attending to crew matters and carry out all captains’ room activities with maximum efficiency at lowest possible cost.

The Shipping department offers full range of agency services to ship and cargo owners. Our company acts on behalf of ship operators and charterers and represents them during berthing arrangements and pier reservation, inward and outward custom clearances, coordination of cargo operations in port, payment of port dues and handling of requests of ship, crew and passengers.

bulk carrier
We handle both wet & dry cargo ships at all ports in Sri Lanka

Our operations team well organized under following categories and capable of handling all types of ships.

  • General cargo ships / Bulkers  / Tankers
  • Gas Carriers / Cruise ships /Yachts / Tug and barges
foreman control forklift handling follow order from his manager for move the container box loading
Stevedoring & Other Services
  • On account of our local relationship we ensure best negotiated deals for our principals, through the best stevedoring companies.
  • Our team is committed to ensure that each and every job is handled in a swift and efficient manner, with customer service as our highest priority.
  • We also have a panel of approved survey companies to render tally and supervision services in order to avoid claims and disputes.
Tugboats assisting container cargo ship to harbor.
project cargo and other freight handling
  • International Air and Sea Freight Forwarder
  • Distribution Management
  • Inward and Outward Cargo handling and Door to Door Services
  • Transportation
  • Container Loading & Unloading
  • Packing
  • Heavy Lift Project Handling
  • Other Value Added Services


We immediately swing into action and carry out all the activities as an extension of principal’s office.Provide a detailed item-wise Proforma D/A along with all explanatory notes for easy understanding.On getting agency nomination we provide detailed guidelines for the master and the operations staff of the principal.

We lay great emphasis on the continuous and correct reporting to our principals about all activities of the ship in the port.On vessel’s departure, we lose no time in sending departure reports along with all documents such as NOR, SOF, copy of B/L, survey report etc.We take all instructions from our principal in advance in respect of the issue of B/L and D/O; also guide the master suitably to incorporate necessary remarks in the B/L and SOF.

Frequently Asked Questions

Still open questions?

Visa can be obtained on arrival,for any nationality provided,attending port agents guarantee. ACRUS Shipping will send Guarantee letters and Ok To Board.

  • Colombo Commercial Port / approx 32 KMs away from Colombo International Airport (via Katunayake – Colombo Expressway) /Drive time 35 Minutes
  • Galle Sea Port / approx 152 KMs (via Southern Expressway) /Drive time 2 Hours and 30 Minutes
  • Trinco Sea Port / 243 KMs / via Ambepussa Kurunagala – Trincomalle Hihgway /Drive time 5 Hours and 15 Minutes
  • Hambanthota MRMR Port / 257 KMs (via Southern Expressway) /Drive time 4 Hours and 15 Minutes

Yes and all services needed can be arranged.

Yes and all kind of bunker grades can supply by shore base manifolds, Bunker Barges and Tank Trucks.

Not allowed but crew can change at Colombo outer anchorage or at berth. OPL Galle is open for 24 x 7 operations including crew changes throughout the year and all other ports also allowed to carry out crew changes at OPL.


We have separate departments to entertain all kind of shipping related services.


Our supply department well set to entertain all kind of yacht requirements

24/7 Support

Our 24 x 7 Communication team act promptly on all requests in order to deliver standard,safe and quality service