Discussion Held on Cooperation in the International Freight Market


Azerbaijan Caspian Shipping CJSC (ASCO) had online meeting with world leadig shipping management company V.Group.

The Chairman of ASCO Rauf Valiyev started the meeting and provided broad information about the company he heads. He noted that as one of the leading shipping companies in the Caspian Sea, ASCO operates more than 260 vessels. Since 2014, the company has resumed its activities in international waters. At the moment, 11 ASCO ships – 3 tankers and 8 dry cargo vessels – carry out cargo transportation outside the Caspian Sea.

During the meeting, the participants exchanged views on expanding ASCO’s activities and strengthening its position in the international freight market. The need for the implementation of joint projects in this area was also emphasized.

Representatives of V.Group expressed their readiness to cooperate with ASCO and noted that future cooperation would benefit both companies.

It should be noted that V. Group has over 35 years of experience in ship management and provides ship owners with high quality services. Currently, being responsible for 600 vessels, V.Group has access to an international network of more than 44 thousand seafarers.