Rigel Shipping Ltd. was established in 1977 in the City of London. The company moved to the Canary Wharf area, the leading financial district of London,in 1987 where it remains today.
Rigel Shipping has steadily grown over the years and is recognised as one of the leading dry cargo ship broking companies, enjoying an excellent reputation within the global shipping community, covering shipments of all sizes from handy size through to panamax. We have a diverse client base representing both Charterers and Owners. The company is a member of the Baltic Exchange and also a panellist for the Baltic Dry Freight Index.
We take pride in the fact that our team of professional brokers are both experienced and knowledgeable in all aspects of dry cargo shipping.
We believe that a broker’s role is to give added value, understanding our clients’ needs is the key. With our broad network of contacts spanning the world, our staff are able to gather and assimilate market information quickly and effectively enabling us to support our customers in their day to day activities.
To complement our brokers we have a very high calibre operations / post fixture team, with many years of experience. This team ensures that fixtures are taken care of from the time of fixing through to finalisation and settlement in the smoothest possible manner.