Founded in 1930, Zihni Shipping Agency is the most experienced agent in Turkey. Our ISO 9001-2000 certified service quality extends to every berth in Turkey and includes the Turkish Straits transit passages.

We are a privately held agency company  based in Istanbul, attending dry cargo ships and tankers as well as passenger cruise ships. The past decade we have also specialized in high-end travel solutions for yacht operators,  combining yacht cruises with luxury, tailor-made holidays to hotels and resorts in diverse locations around Turkey, with the highest standards of client care with personalized, quality service and superior results.

However these services go beyond the standard agency offerings: Through an extensive network covering countries world-wide we help our clients to be a step ahead of their opponents. Our accumulated experience makes us unique when dealing with accidents, groundings and other unwanted incidents.

We offer a comprehensive range of services: attending agents, customs clearance, luxury holidays and all-inclusive  travel services in Turkey.

  •   Dedicated staff speaking English, French and Greek
  •   Agent with an office in Ankara, day to day follow up of legislation and regulations  Own offices in Turkish oilports (Iskenderun, Ceyhan, Mersin, Aliaga, Marmara Ereglisi, Tütünçiftlik, Yarımca)
  •   Accumulated experience over 80 years...
  •   Specialized as tanker agents for more than 30 years
  •   Excellant relations with the authorities in Turkey and neighboring countries.
  •   ZONE (Zihni Operation Network)