HAV Chartering AS is an expert provider of chartering services for the dry bulk market in the 2-10.000tons size. Its experienced team has built a strong reputation for high performance and efficiency.

We are exclusive broker for all tonnage owned and operated by the HAV Group, managing the chartering and operation of these vessels.

HAV Chartering utilises a growing fleet of interchangeable sister ships, an extensive agents network and a dedicated technical management and crewing unit  to ensure cost efficient, high-quality, on-time delivery of all types of cargo to markets in Europe, the Mediterranean and Atlantic Basin. We have the right vessels with the right crew for probably every dry cargo.
Among the commodities HAV carry you may find; steel, wood-pulp, fertilizer, coils, bulk minerals, aluminium, meals, pallets, grains, project cargoes and more. Our shortsea vessels are equipped with mooveable bukheads to divide the cargo hold into several divisions, thus making us able to carry combinations of different cargoes/grades.

Established in 2002, HAV Chartering AS is headquartered in Oslo, a city with a strong ship-broking tradition. The company currently operates 16 short sea/river vessels from 2100 to 2,850 DWCC With single box hold.   HAV Chartering also manages geared vessels up to 8,000 DWT for worldwide trading. During 2010 we handled in excess of 1.6 million tonnes of cargo.

Commercial Operation

In addition to commercial management, HAV Chartering also performs commercial operation, including fleet management, routing, liaison with agents and bunkering. Our operations team interacts closely with HAV Ship Management in order to optimize operation of the ships.  This enables HAV Ship Management to efficiently and proactive coordinate all functions, including crewing, maintenance and delivery planning.

More about HAV Ship Management and crewing services here.