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coastal We, M/S COASTAL SHIPPING LINKS (INDIA) PRIVATE LIMITED widely known as CSL is a shipping company approved by Govt.of India, Director General of Shipping. Our company was founded in 2000 to serve the Shipping Industry.  Since then we have been expanding our market rapidly year by year. At present CSL is capable of taking care of customers around the world.
One of the trusted name in ship management industry in Asia, COASTAL SHIPPING LINKS (INDIA) PRIVATE LIMITED (CSL) is entrusted with the management of over 50 ocean going ships belonging to many principals world wide,like NOS Ship Management Pvt Ltd Singapore, Act Integrated Services Pvt Ltd, Far Eastern Lines Pvt Ltd, Sea Union Sl Pvt Ltd, Sutan Nazaar Services Pvt Ltd, Maldives National Shipping Ltd, are few to name.

CSL provides Crewing, Technical Management, Supervision, Ship Chandelling, Steamer Agency and Consultancy services to ship owners.
This business was first started in 2000, for the purpose of managing ships for our Singapore Principals as well as other ship owners.

Since then CSL has achieved recognition in the industry, CSL has a Quality Management System in compliance with ISO 9001-2008 norms and Standards. Our management services are flexible, competitive and cover the complete spectrum of human resource management for the ship owners.


Having been established in Minicoy Island of the Union Territory of Lakshadweep, India, Minicoy Crews are known sailors form 1930 onwards. In 2000, a team of ship management professionals formed CSL to tap the advantage of these sailors in order to provide quality seafarers to our principals who where closely acquainted to the team and where constantly asking for the sailors from Minicoy Island for their vessels. From then on CSL played a positive role for the commercial success of our principals and proved herself growing into one of the most established and premier ship management companies in Asia. CSL has easy access to the expert and well experienced sea farers particularly from the natives of Minicoy who are universally well known for their strong mind set in executing every work assigned to them sincerely and efficiently in merchant shipping.

Now CSL concentrates to meet the ever increasing demands of shipping in general and in shipping & Marine personnel in particular. Our data bank is very exhaustive containing the details of everything and everybody related to shipping industry and is able to provide Officers and Crews at short notice; of course , all in compliance with STCW 95 requirements for any kind of vessel such as Tankers, Crude oils, Chemical, LNG-LPG, Dry Cargo, Tugs, Barges and containers. Our lean organization & management gives us the flexibility to respond quickly to customer needs and to market conditions.

Our quality services and professionalism soon attracted the attention of other ship owners who wanted to tap on our solid track record in ship management. Besides ship management, CSL has diversified into other businesses, such as ship chandelling, bunkering operation, Technical Management, Supervision, Steamer Agency and Consultancy services to ship owners.

The role of a CSL as a ship manager

coastal CSL as a ship manager not only staff and operate a ship but our role is to ensure that the ship complies with flag, class, safety & environmental regulations, amongst others. In addition, the ship manager also liaises with cargo operators and maintains the vessel's operational readiness, as well as the physical and psychological welfare of the crew.  We at CSL are constantly looking for opportunity to improve ourselves, constantly challenging existing paradigms, we continue to earn the trust and respect of existing Owners and like-minded third party ship owners who expect constant and valued performance and experienced teams to support their growing shipping ventures.

CSL can provide Owners with a first class Officers and crews who are well aware of the requirements and workings of the vessel they are sailing on. CSL undertake hiring and training of the crew and ensure that they comply with STCW certification. As part of the selection process, CSL closely examines not only the qualification of the individual seafarer but also his experience, skills, commitment and motivation.

All personal employed for seagoing services are trained and qualified according to the requirements detailed on the STCW. Besides meeting recognized international requirements for medical fitness, CSL has its own Drug and Alcohol policy requirements which are strictly adhered to.

Our policy on quality

Our policy on quality is the basis for our company's traditions of excellence. This traditions pervades throughout the company's activities, ranging from management's strategic thinking and the willingness to listen, to the desire to provide value and the acceptance of innovative ideas. Above all, superlative quality gives us a competitive edge above all.
CSL's quality objectives:
To meet all contractual requirements of our customers
To continually improve our services
To encourage all staff to exercise their individual responsibility for quality

In consonance with the policy of providing quality service, high professional standards were set and implemented. These have resulted in CSL attaining the ISO 9001-2008 Standard for Ship management and the We stand committed to provide our clients a continual quality of service consistent with the highest professional standards in the shipping industry.

Our Commitment

coastal Our management is entirely committed to provide the resources and support required to ensure that our policy on quality is a success. To achieve this management as well as our staff is also committed to abide by with the applicable rules, codes and conventions governing maritime vessels, including safety and protection of the environment. Our commitment of Quality & Environment protection safety is not only limited to us but also is extended to our clients.

Our aim is to:
  • To ensure safety at sea
  • To prevent human injury or loss of life, damage to property
  • To prevent pollution and protect the environment
  • Preserving assets with a strong sense of safety
Improving with experience

We believe in 'learning from' rather than ignoring. we monitor our incidents and trends to gain deeper understanding in order to change and the formulation of new strategies to ensures that your assets will always maintain, or if not improve under our care. Ultimately, our people running your ships have the required flexibility to choose from various procedural options to connect with your commercial goals.

At CSL, we provide a broad spectrum of Shipping related services which covers Technical Management, Crew Management, Commercial Management and Marine Consultancy Services ,ship chandelling, steamer agency. Currently we manage a diversified fleet, consisting of VLCCs, OBOs, Chemical tankers, Capesize bulkers and Container vessels.


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