Myanmar Marine Company, Ltd.is a private limited company incorporated under the Myanmar Companies Act. It was established in January 1992 with the prime object of exploiting all opportunities in the field of Mercantile Marine and Shipping business in Myanmar.
Myanmar Marine Company Limited is projected to carry out all related activities in ship management, husbandry, freight forwarding, inspection and technical services, and to act as correspondents for P&I clubs and non-exclusive surveyors for cargo insurers and adjusters and classification societies.
The founders of the company are Captain Kyaw Thein Lwin, Chairman of, Mariner Enterprises Ltd., Yangon , a leading ship manning company which was initially established in Bangkok, Thailand in 1982 and the late Colonel (rtd.) Hla Myint, ex- Chairman and Managing Director of Burma Ports Corporation ( Myanmar Ports Authority ).
The major aim and object of the Company is to create shore based employment for experienced and qualified marine professionals as and when they give up their seafaring careers and to utilize their proven professional experience and expertise in marine related shore establishments..
Eighteen shareholders of the Company are carefully chosen from reputable Myanmar marine and engineering professionals who are prepared to contribute and share their experiences for the benefit of the Company and its progress.