About Us

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Our history & founding


Sofuoglu International Shipping

Founded in 1967 by the late Mustafa Er, our company reflects an extensive maritime tradition with a long history. With 57 years of experience and knowledge, it maintains its leading position in the field of general cargo and dry cargo transportation. Our meticulous, principled, innovative, and honest working principles that we have demonstrated throughout this process are the values that make our company unique.

This deep-rooted experience, based on the history of our organization, emphasizes our ability to keep up with the changing dynamics in the industry. This success story of our company, which has continued uninterruptedly for 57 years, reflects our reliability and solid infrastructure in the sector.

Being an important part of global trade by operating in the field of general cargo and dry cargo transportation is a factor that strengthens international relations.

In this context, ensuring the sustainability of our profession and gaining the trust of our charterer is possible not only with our ability to provide quality service, but also with our strong maritime heritage from the past and our principle of always aiming for perfection by blending the experiences we have gained from this heritage with our innovative understanding.

Our vision of being a pioneer in the sector with innovative solutions by following and applying technological developments builds our strong foundation for the future.

Sofuoglu International Maritime continues its journey in the seas by protecting the valuable heritage from the past and getting stronger with today’s innovative perspective, this maritime adventure started by the late Mustafa Er.


Our Mission and Vision

At Sofuoglu International Shipping, our mission is to provide comprehensive solutions for all your maritime needs, ensuring smooth and effective operations. Our vision is to be the most trusted partner in the maritime industry, delivering innovative solutions, maintaining the highest standards of safety and compliance, and helping our clients navigate the complexities of maritime regulations and logistics.