Universal Bunkering joins Marine Online's Authorized Service Provider
Universal Bunkering Pty Ltd has officially signed up as an Authorized Service Provider (ASP) member on the Marine Online Platform.
Universal Bunkering commenced operations in 1964 as Universal Charterers, and opened their bunker desk in 1990 to cover ports in Australia. Universal can effectively advise on matters with regards to product availability, fuel options, and delivery methods with competitive rates in all Australian ports.
Through this strategic alliance, Marine Online will be able to help Universal Bunkering achieve wider clientele coverage with exclusive orders from over 400 shipowners. In addition, service providers will be paid directly by Marine Online, thus avoiding counter parties risk and situation of payment default.
Marine Online is a one-stop integrated maritime platform that introduces eCommerce model in to the traditional maritime industry, combining the 8 major maritime services, to bring convenience for shipowners and improve efficiency. Marine Online integrates digital technology, big data, and artificial intelligence into the traditional shipping industry to streamline services, which in turn lead to cost savings for shipowners. With the transaction data gathered from Marine Online’s platform, the company is able to develop an efficient supply chain and credit rating system. This platform aids global shipowners in resolving cash flow issues and positively drives digital adaptation in the maritime industry.