Palmali Holding | Sea Freight | Shipping | Oil Transport

WE ARE GLOBAL SEA FREIGHT COMPANY! Every Day We transport Oil & Petrolium Products

20 years history
200 fleet
Hundreds FLEETS
45 000 employes
200 M TON

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Palmali Holding - Press Release

On 31th May 2020, certain media groups published articles containing a number of allegations which are false and that aim to damage the business reputation of Palmali. We as the Palmali Group of Companies have issued the following statement to clarify the false information given.

On 15 March …

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Turkey Makes Another Bid for a 7th-Generation Drillship

Turkey's state-owned petroleum company has reportedly reached an agreement with DSME to buy a 2015-vintage drillship which was never delivered.

According to Turkish news outlet Yeni Safak, Turkish oil and gas company TPAO has purchased the 7th-generation drillship Cobalt Explorer to add to it…

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Consumer and Shipping Companies Offset CO2 Emissions Through Biofuels

A new partnership of 18 leading companies in shipping and consumer goods is working with the GoodShipping initiative to substantially reduce emissions from the cargoes they ship. The cargo owners and other partners are undertaking a commitment to promote sustainable marine biofuel in a campaign …

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Baker Hughes and Shell unite to speed up global energy transition

Oilfield services provider Baker Hughes and oil major Shell have joined forces to speed up the energy transition and reach net-zero carbon emission goals, in a push to decarbonise the energy and industrial sectors.

Baker Hughes reported on Wednesday that a broad strategic collaboration agreem…

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Iran Reports Second Successful Defense of Tankers from Somali Pirates

Iranian naval forces are reporting for the second time in less than a month that they have successfully prevented a suspected pirate attack on one of Iran’s oil tankers in the region of the Gulf of Aden. Monday morning, Iranian state TV announced the successful defense of the tanker that they sa…

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We are global sea freight company with dozens offices, hundreds vessels and thousands employees. Every day we transport oil and petroleum products, different types of vegetable oil, liquids and crops. We operate a fleet of vessels for the transportation of cargo.


Palmali Holding was formed in 1998. Our headquarters are in Istanbul, Turkey and our Founder & President is Mubariz Mansimov. Palmali Holding was initially providing agency services for the vessels that passed through the Bosphorus and Dardanelles Straits.


Keeping young and modern fleet is one of the core strategies of Palmali Holding. This help us to have a strong position as market leader. Periodically we build new vessels and expand the fleet with younger vessels to meet the high standards and requirements.