Coal is a combustible sedimentary rock with a high amount of carbon and hydrocarbons which are formed in layers of coal beds. Carbon is the main element of coal, while other essential components consist of nitrogen, hydrogen, oxygen and sulphur. At present, coal meets one-third of the world’s energy needs and produces almost two fifth of global electricity.
Swiss Singapore hosts the world’s most comprehensive organization for coal trade since 1994. We source and transport bulk measure of coal from Indonesia, South Africa, Columbia, Australia, USA, Russia and Mozambique. We are a competent trading partner in the South African market and focus on different regions of the global market including China, Pakistan, Middle East, Turkey, Bangladesh, Sri Lanka, South East Asia and Africa.
Since its establishment, Swiss Singapore has emerged as one of the most competitive players in the Indian industry with major supplies to the Independent Power Plants (IPPs), Steel & Sponge industries and Cement Sectors. We have an in-house team of chartering experts who are capable of handling comprehensive projects. In India, we work from multiple ports like Kandla, Gangavaram, Bedi and Krishnapatnam and efficiently ship coal in Supramax, Panamax or Capesize depending on the need.
Rigorous quality control and our chartering experts make sure that the client’s requirements are consistently achieved. As a reliable trader of high quality products and services we have built strong relationships with our clients. We are one of the largest CIF traders in global market backed by own shipping strength. Maintaining this strong place in the coal business has helped us to expand the business into new markets.
Our Product Range is as follows
Thermal coal: Also known as steam coal, is used for power and heat generation. We supply Thermal Coal ranging from 3500 GAR to 7000 GAR.
Anthracite: A hard, compact variety of coal that has a sub metallic lustre. It bears the highest carbon content and least impurities among all major types of coal.
Petroleum coke: The solid non-volatile carbon residue left after the refinement of petroleum. It is used as a source of energy, or as a source of carbon for industrial usage.
Metallurgical Coal: Used in the process of creating coke necessary for iron and steel-making. We supply Metallurgical Coal to vast industries across geographies.