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Serving all your vessel needs across Qatar 24 hours a day, every day

As the first registered Shipping Agent in Qatar with over 60 years of demonstrated performance, Milaha Shipping Agency is your one-stop vessel services provider, offering comprehensive shipping services that cater for all types of vessels calling at all major ports in Qatar.

You can rely on Milaha to provide a full range of services including Ship Agency, Liner Agency, Husbandry Services, Crew Handling, Marine Surveys, and Protection and Indemnity insurance (P&I) correspondence across all the major ports in Qatar. We manage all types of vessels ranging from container ships to bulk, break-bulk cargo carriers, Ro-Ro vessels, tankers,  Livestock carriers and Cruise vessels. Our highly experienced team, backed by an extensive knowledge in shipping operations and excellent relations with concerned authorities, is always ready to offer you tailor-made solutions for safe and efficient vessel turnaround.

Acting as the local representative of vessel owners, charterers, and operators in Qatar, we carry out, on your behalf, all the necessary arrangements for vessel arrivals and departures, port stays, legal paperwork, immigration, customs and all other services required for your vessels stay in Qatar to be as seamless as possible.


Agency Services

  • Milaha Port Disbursement Account (D/A) checking, validation, and negotiation for local and international customers
  • Milaha Port /customs and immigration clearance
  • Milaha Berthing / un-berthing procedures
  • Milaha Discharge / loading arrangements and supervision
  • Milaha 24/7 monitoring and coordinating all cargo and port operations
  • Milaha Final Disbursement Account (FDA) arrangements
  • Milaha Centralized billing reference

Husbandry Services

  • Milaha Bunker, water, and provisions supply
  • Milaha Technical supplies: engine-deck, galley-cabin stores, BA charts etc.
  • Milaha Waste and garbage removal
  • Milaha Miscellaneous spares
  • Milaha Boat hire arrangements for surveyors
  • Milaha Firefighting equipment and appliances (portable items)

Crew Handling Services

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    We provide crew handling services for:

    • Onshore and offshore services
    • Crew visas, sign on/off, port passes
    • Passport renewal & communication arrangements
    • Air & sea travel ticketing
    • Crew transportation & accommodation
    • Medical assistance

Marine Surveys

Our dedicated team of engineers, marine experts, and marine consultants have experience in different kinds of marine surveys and loss adjustments. With over 30 years of experience in the country, our survey team offers highly specialized and professional services

  • Cargo damage survey
  • Reefer Container – fruits/vegetables/perishable cargo survey
  • Container damage re-working/stuffing/unstuffing survey
  • Cold storage/warehouse and damaged cargo inspection
  • Empty container inspection
  • Preloading/discharge survey
  • Pre-loading cargo hold inspection
  • Cargo tally survey
  • On hire/off hire bunker and condition survey
  • Bunker supply survey
  • Cargo lashing survey
  • Hatch sealing survey
  • Draft survey

Protection and Indemnity insurance - P&I Services

Our P&I Services Team act as P & I Club Correspondent for various IG Clubs (International Group of P&I Clubs) in Qatar.

  • General assistance to the master and crew during their stay at any port in Qatar.
  • Handling crew claims, including accidents, emergency assistance, and COVID related issues.
  • Assistance during Stevedore damage to cranes/ships during operation, cargo loss and damage (container cargo, bulk and liquid cargo).
  • P&I Correspondence during oil spills or pollution at ports or anchorages.
  • Assistance during damage to fixed or floating objects (fender damage) and collision damage to other ships.
  • Assistance during Groundings, Salvage, Wreck Removal (Lost Anchor cases).
  • P&I Correspondence during Stowaways.
  • Handling hull and machinery claims, fire accidents, and port liabilities.
  • In-house and third-party surveyor assistance for marine surveys.

Get in Touch

Vessel Agency Services

Customer Service

Tel:+974 4494 9817

Write to Us

Head Office



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