Ministry of Petroleum & Natural Gas has permitted HPCL to directly charter ocean tankers for meeting its transportation requirements. Accordingly, HPCL Shipping Wing under International Trade & Supplies Department looks after the entire sea transportation arrangements for Crude, LPG, Lubes and other Petroleum Products from various Indian and International ports.

HPCL has started its chartering activities for hiring crude and petroleum products vessels directly effective June 2008.

Shipping wing of HPCL also handles following activities:

  • Appointment of Surveyors at Mumbai, Vizag   various ports to attend loadings / discharge operations of crude oil.
  • Appointment of Agents to attend our chartered vessels at various ports.
  • Empanelment of ship brokers to facilitate our ship chartering requirements.

For any specific query or for any additional information related to shipping activities, you may contact:

General Manager (Shipping)
International Trade & Supplies Dept.

Hindustan Petroleum Corporation Ltd.
Petroleum House – 5th Floor,
17, Jamshedji Tata Road,
Churchgate, Mumbai 400 020.
Tel: 00-91-22-22811668
Fax: 00-91-22-22835076
Email: corphqo [at] hpcl dot) in