Cruise Line + Marine solutions: delivered dockside
UTi's Cruise Line and Marine vertical has a dedicated team of specialists who provide a unique approach to designing, implementing and operating complex and innovative supply chain solutions. Our team clearly understands the environment and challenges of the cruise and maritime industry. Be it a crucial shipment of parts to repair a broken engine or coordinating the delivery of important supplies at the next port of call, UTi delivers, allowing you to provide the ultimate cruise experience to your consumers.
Services for any port o' call
UTi's dynamic distribution and delivery approach includes the booking, loading, documentation, customs brokerage and tracking of engines, anchors, mooring ropes, carpets, awnings, food, furniture and more from point of origin to destination. We also handle dry food, hotel items and refrigerated cargo with our cool chain service and we can offer bonded long-term storage at many of our facilities around the globe.
UTi also offers a 24/7 emergency response control tower that can handle hand-carries and urgent shipments.
UTi's supply chain solutions were developed specifically for your shipping, warehousing and documentation requirements, and they can be implemented utilizing some or all of the following services:
- End-to-end visibility
- Project management (dry docks, wet docks, new builds)
- Shipside delivery
- Bonded customs procedures
- Port security clearance
- Reverse logistics
- Purchase order management
- Vendor consolidation programs
- Vendor managed inventory
- Supply chain design & innovation consulting
Benefits for smoother sailing
UTi cruise line solutions are not only cost-effective, but they also eliminate delays that can disrupt the efficient flow of goods necessary for a smooth-sailing operation. One example is our port security expertise and detailed bonded inventory, which allow you to be in control at all times when bonded goods must be withdrawn and shipped with the utmost urgency. UTi can provide you with a comprehensive, cost-effective logistics solution, so you can provide your patrons with a welcome cruise experience anywhere in the world.