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Pacific International Lines

Pacific International Lines

Industry: 
Shipping
Country: 
Singapore
Sources: 

 

"The Islamic Republic of Iran Shipping Line (IRISL) has penned a Memorandum of Understanding with Singapore-based counterpart Pacific International Lines (PIL), Iran’s Mehr News Agency reports. Under the MoU, the two countries laid the groundwork for collaboration in the field of maritime transport, including through establishment of feeder lines in South East Asia, Southern Asia, the Middle East, the Black Sea and other regions, along with cooperation in ship construction and technology transfer." (Press TV, “Iran, Singapore eye joint tanker line,” 3/1/2016)

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The company's website lists 4 offices in Iran (Bandar Abbas, Bushehr, Khoramshahr, and Tehran). 

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Operates as a liner in Iranian ports.  (Ports and Maritime Organization: Shipping Lines which operating in Iranian Ports)

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"Container lines are racing to initiate services to Iran following the nuclear accord... Some Asian lines — including Hyundai Merchant Marine (HMM), Hanjin Shipping, Yang Ming, Wan Hai and PIL — are ahead of the game, having already reinstated services that were mostly cut off as a result of Iranian sanctions in 2013... Wan Hai and Pacific International Lines (PIL) resumed calls at Bandar Abbas one year ago with their jointly operated China-to-Middle East service after a two-year absence." (T radeWinds, "Floodgates to open as lines jockey for position in Iran," 7/31/15)

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"Taiwanese lines Evergreen and Yang Ming Marine said they had pulled out, while Singapore's Pacific International Lines has also cut ties along with two top South Korean shipping firms." (Reuters, "Chinese Firms Drop Iran as Latest U.S. Sanctions Bite," 7/1/2013)

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Listed by the Iranian Ports and Maritime Organization as doing business with the Iranian company Delta.  (Ports & Maritime Organization: Companies Affairs Department: Liners)