About NWSC

North-Western Shipping Company is the largest carrier in the system of Russia’s water transport specializing in export/import shipping of general and bulk cargo, equipment, oversize or overweight cargo. The company offers the full range of transport services on inland water ways of Russia and on international sea routes.

NWSC is a part of VBTH, a shipping division of international transport group UCL Holding that consolidates several Russian shipping, railway, stevedore and logistics companies.

The company operates a fleet of 57 sea going and river-sea going vessels with a total deadweight of 288,000 tonnes and three Ro-Ro barges of river-sea type. Average age of the company’s fleet is 18.5 y.o. NWSC operates the largest and one of the most advanced fleets in Russia.

NWSC vessels carry more than 5 million tonnes per year. Among the company’s long-term customers are the largest iron & steel enterprises, timber industry concerns, fertilizer manufacturers, global grain trade leaders and oil & gas companies.

Today, North-Western Shipping Company is a fast developing shipping company.

The clients serviced by NWSC continue to be our partners due to impeccable reputation of the company, high qualification and extensive experience of its personnel, reliability and maximum efficiency of our performance.