It is a voyage that began in 1840 when Kaiky Muncherjee was established as Shipchandlers and General Merchants in Aden, Yemen. Over the years they developed strong ties with several world renowned companies and became the exclusive suppliers to the French, Italian and Dutch navies. Right from its inception, Gulf Shipchandlers has believed that people are its greatest asset. Captioned by a dynamic and forward-thinking management, the talented and highly committed staff work with a common purpose: to excel in their designated responsibilities. This united focus has given the company the cutting edge. In its quest for perfection, Gulf Shipchandlers lays special emphasis on enhancing the knowledge and proficiency of its people through rigorous training programs. This exposes them to new concepts and ideas which helps provide a higher standard of service to customers. Gulf Shipchandlers recognise the fact that innovation and technology are the keys to successful and cost-effective transactions. To this end, computerised systems are continually upgraded. Highly sophisticated software has been successfully designed to help reduce time and labour. As a member of the International Ship Suppliers Association (ISSA) and the International Marine Purchase Association (IMPA). Gulf Shipchandlers is in a position to speed up procedures by using their global code purchase systems. With typical foresight, the Company has embraced information technology as a means to provide cost effective and efficient service to its customers including access to electronic trading using internet technology. Its top of the line integrated software is designed to offer electronic trading as a standard of business in the marine industry. Gulf Shipchandlers has right from its inception steered a course to proactively pursue technology, tools and competence to provide cost-effective and seamless solutions to its customers. Its spare parts and equipments division have played an important role in helping ship owners and/or their Managers in their effort to reduce cost and secure a profitable operation in a sustained manner. We acknowledge that financial consequence of equipment downtime is high, and additional uncertainties are prompting the industry to look for more definite assurance of product safety and reliability. Based on the awareness of system criticality, we are programmed to protect and prolong owners investment on plants and machinery's by supplying quality parts at competitive prices. To us, that means making it right the first time, each time.