VISTA experience in liner shipping spans more than 60 years and today Liner Agency remains among our core activities.
We offer a comprehensive array of liner agency services including Market research, Sales and Marketing, Operations, Customer Service and Documentation.
We appreciate the fact that in today’s ever competitive market our aim should focus on keeping our Principals cost at a minimum and identifying new sources of cargo, and that is why our Sales and Marketing Teams keep excellent cargo connections in all our markets .
Our Operation team keeps close contacts with all port developments in order to constantly improve operational profitability.
Whether you need any assistance pertaining to containers , roro , reefers , break bulk , out of gauge we are more that confident that we can meet your requirements.
Through a network of offices and Sub-Agents in a wide range of Ports Vista provides full ship and port agency services 24 hrs a day - 7 days a week - 365 days a year, including but not limited to:
- Fast berthing arrangements
- Cargo loading/discharge supervision
- Bunker delivery coordination
- Crew sign on/off and repatriation
- Crew medical assistance
- Customs clearance for spare parts delivery
- CTM secure and reliable delivery
- Fresh water and provisions supply
- Garbage and slops disposal
- Launch services
- Claims handling
- Tank & hull cleaning
- Dry dock supervision
- On/off hire survey coordination
NVOCC & INTL FREIGHT FORWARDING
Vista Lines is an official Non Vessel Operating Common Carrier (NVOCC) providing both full container loads (FCL) and less container loads (LCL) to and from:
- USA and Canada
- Far East and China
- Australia and New Zealand
- Intra Mediterranean and Black Sea
- Central and South America
- Northern Europe
- Middle East and Africa
A solid staff of professionals together with a global network of business partners deliver knowledgeable and efficient service to its clientele.
Vista success is based on its ability to save its customers both time and money by utilizing its extensive network of carriers and obtaining the best possible rates and services.
VISTA development has not been restricted to the traditional Liner and Port Agent role.
Backed by our 60 years of experience in shipping services and the excellent relationships that we maintain both with owners and cargo interests our brokerage division provides chartering solutions that are hand-tailored to our customers specific requirements on a spot basis or as part of a long-term strategy .
We specialize in Ro/Ro and multipurpose vessels mainly in the Mediterranean and Black Sea areas.
Through an extensive global network of business partners our air freight division offers comprehensive and reliable air transportation solutions for your time-critical shipments.
From small express shipments to temperature-controlled flights, our expertise ensures delivery of your cargoes in time at the maximum possible competitive cost.
No place is off limits for our experienced team of professionals who will ensure that your air shipment is closely monitored every step of the way.
DOMESTIC & INTERNATIONAL TRUCKING
- Static Cargo
- Agricultural Equipment and construction
- Military Units
These are few of a wide variety of RORO Shipments that our company has been for years successfully handling.
We are in a position to deliver innovative and sustainable global shipping and logistics solutions whether it concerns a spot shipment or a regular ro/ro cargo.
For your perishable goods, Frozen or Fresh, our company is committed to providing its customers with the highest quality service in the most efficient way.
VISTA follows all cold treatment protocols when same is required and provides equipment designed for the transportation of perishable goods in a temperature controlled environment, making sure that your cargo will arrive fresh and unharmed at its destination.
PROJECT – OUT OF GAUGE CARGOES
Vista has developed a unique ability to handle Special/oversized and project cargoes.
We have worked with items as small as the Olympic Torch or as large as a spinning factory.
Our operations and sales personnel work closely with our customers in developing total Project cargo logistics Solutions. We leave nothing to chance.
We have been providing outstanding value and services on customs clearance for a number of years not only in Greece but also in USA and other major countries in Europe and Asia through a network of reliable business partners.
Our customs brokerage team is dedicated to offering a streamlined process that may facilitate the movement of our customers goods through customs.
When transiting goods, the probability of sustaining a loss of any kind is not common but when it happens has a great impact on all aspects of a specific shipment.
It is the responsibility of the owner of the goods to ensure that Cargo Insurance Cover is applied to each shipment and if a cargo is not insured the coverage is limited to Carrier’s Limits of Liability that cover only a small portion of your product value.
By trusting our marine insurance policy you are certain that you will receive high quality insurance and risk management services that mitigate losses and minimize your liability and risk.
WAREHOUSING & DISTRIBUTION
Through subcontracting facilities we offer distribution and warehousing services that enable our customers to optimize their logistics costs.
Our logistics department offers a full range of supply chain solutions for every need.
From purchase order to in – store placement we manage to improve our customers supply chains and are giving them the opportunity to exploit new market opportunities.