Inchcape Shipping Services operates the world’s largest Port Agency network. The support of its valuable Business Partners features an extensive unparalleled Expedition cold water cruising coverage that reaches from the Arctic extremes to the Antarctic (including Japan and Russia). Particularly noteworthy, Inchcape excels and leads the cruising market in key Expedition cruising markets such as Chile, Argentina, the Amazon, the Galapagos, Papua New Guinea, and New Zealand.
The Inchcape global network additionally assures a robust, warm water Expedition cruising coverage across the entire continent of Africa, the expanse of Asia Pacific, the whole of Central and South America, and all key Expedition cruising areas of the planet.
The Inchcape Cruise Solutions team is spearheaded by Cruise Industry veteran Grant Holmes based in Dubai and coordinates Expedition cruising planning activities for its customers with the support of a Center of Cruise Excellence situated in Mumbai, India. Inchcape serves Hurtigruten globally as well as the vast majority of Expedition Cruise Lines somewhere in the world.
Apart from full Husbandry services in each respective destination, Inchcape offers a 24/7 global Crew Logistics service to Expedition Lines in addition to Surveying, Bunkering, Cruise Itinerary Management, Ground Handling, and Shoreside adventures (in selected locations only).
The above articulated global network, range of services, and combined dedicated local and worldwide expertise enables Inchcape to lead the way in servicing the Expedition segment of the Cruise Industry on a truly global scale.