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November 8, 2019 - Capes Shipping Agencies - ASBA Certified Agent

In October, Capes Shipping Agencies, a division of CV International, Inc., was inducted by vote and by certification into ASBA (the Association of Ship Brokers and Agents) as “ASBA and FONASBA Certified and Quality Standard Agents”.

The ASBA is an independent membership trade association, established in 1934 that brings together member Ship Brokers, Agents and Affiliates with offices in the United States and Canada. The ASBAassociation advances and fosters the ideals and standards of professional conduct and practices and is a medium through which members with common interests can communicate.

ASBA Agent Member Certification provides industry best practices and minimum standards for agency providers. As an ASBA Agent Member, Capes Shipping Agencies meets the criteria for the Federation of National Associations of Ship Brokers & Agents' Quality Standard.

Capes is proud of every boarding agent in our company for passing the ASBA Agents Exam without fail.

For more information, please contact Pete Hansen, Director of Operations, Capes Shipping Agencies,  This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. .

 

August 16, 2019 - Capes Shipping is hiring: Do you want to work on the waterfront? An opportunity to break into the industry with Capes Shipping Agencies

At Capes Shipping Agencies, you will belong to a company with a 60 year legacy of superior service and a team of passionate maritime professionals working together to provide top notch service to our global maritime partners. Our headquarters in Norfolk, VA is offering a unique opportunity to candidates eager to learn about the maritime industry, and who seek excitement, challenge and growth.

Among the many aspects of the position, boarding agents will board and coordinate arrivals and departures of commercial vessels, coordinate vendors and husbandry services, prepare maritime trade documents, manage vessel and customer accounts, engage with United States Department of Homeland Security and oversee vessel loading and discharging operations.

Your experience will extend beyond daily responsibilities as you engage in international commerce. You will work with experienced maritime professionals who are engaged and invested in your success as a boarding agent.

We are seeking candidates with previous experience as well as those wishing to break into the maritime industry.

CLICK HERE FOR MORE INFORMATION AND TO APPLY TODAY!

 

May, 2018 - Capes Shipping Agencies celebrates our 60 year anniversary at the Hampton Roads Coal Association Spring Reception. We are grateful for all the support from the maritime community.

July, 2013 - Capes Shipping Agencies announces Baltimore location

December, 2012 - Capes Shipping Agencies announces expansion into the Gulf and PNW; joint venture with Gulf veteran Southport Agencies