Shipping agency

With almost 100 years of experience in the shipping business, ROHR SHIPPING AGENCY merges with GRUPO RAS to provide a plus in service, optimizing the services offered to our customers.


As a GRUPO RAS business unit it has a facilitator’s role in commercial activities by providing comprehensive services in the handling of goods, especially all those related to project cargoes.


Specialists in personalized attention to all kinds of ships (containers, bulk-carriers, project cargo, tankers, passenger cruise, ro – ro vessels, livestock carriers, etc.). Acting as representatives of the most important owners before local authorities, in Montevideo, Punta del Este, Nueva Palmira, Fray Bentos, Paysandú and José Ignacio Terminal SBM.


Our vast experience and know-how allow us to offer a flexible, complete, integral and personalized service to the ships, to the ship owners, to the exporters and importers and to the suppliers of services in general, maintaining direct communications, offering the necessary and precise information for the processes of arrival, calls and departure of the ships, besides the constant control of the cargo.


  • General Carriers
  • Bulk-Carriers
  • Cruise
  • Containers
  • RO-RO Vessels
  • Project Cargoes
  • Tankers
  • Reefers
  • Loggers
  • Barges & Tugs
  • Livestock Carriers
  • Fishing Vessels


The wide range of services combined with the proper vessels make ROHR SHIPPING AGENCY the undisputed leader in the shipping agency market.

Some of our shipping agency services and activities:

  • All kinds of personalized services for foreign and national ships, to their cargo and crew, 24 x 7 x 365.
  • Ship control, repairs, spares, fuel loading, etc.
  • Transport and 24 hours attention to the captain and to the crew members.
  • Cargo control.
  • General freight sales brokering to national and foreign shipbuilders.
  • Container terminals at Montevideo´s Port and other main cities in the country.
  • Brokers and Charterers.
  • Attendance to cruise ships.
  • Harbour equipment for cargo handling.
  • Land transportation among ports, airports and clients warehouses.
  • Service of tugs, launches and mooring men.
  • Legal advice.
  • Drafting of Documents
  • Statistical information.
  • Physical presence of our specialists in all the phases of the process. It allows flexibility and immediate action when unexpected situations arise.


Through our contacts in the main chartering market we can provide any type of ships to furnish the demands of our present and potential clients, and thus transport any type of merchandise adequately.