October 26 - Germany based BBC Chartering, a leading provider of multipurpose and heavy lift shipping services, has strengthen its commercial presence in the eastern Mediterranean by establishing a local representation in Istanbul, effective November 1, 2

BBC Chartering Turkey will allow local shippers a direct access to the global shipping network of the company and results from a partnership with Normed Denizcilik, a leading regional carrier connecting Northern Europe and Turkey with regular liner services.

The Istanbul office - the 27th global presence in BBC Chartering's commercial network - will be headed by Ozgur Emre Saracoglu.