The Beginning

Jaldhi denotes a large body of water

The Bothra Group was founded in 1977 by late Sri R. C. Bothra, a visionary in the field of logistics, stevedoring and cargo handling. The group has now grown to provide end-to-end logistics services and handles about 15 million tons of various commodities in Indian ports.

Jaldhi Overseas

Jaldhi is a leading vessel operator in the Pacific basin with major routes being India-China, India-Indonesia, Australia-Indonesia, South Africa-India, etc. Jaldhi affrights about 18 million tons of commodities annually on vessels under its control.






Jaldhi Services

Chartering of Handymax to Capesize bulk carriers

Jaldhi charters about 50 vessels under its disponent ownership at any point of time, ranging from Handy size to large Capes size vessels.

Jaldhi is the largest Iron Ore Vessel Charterer on the India-China Route as well as a substantial charterer in Far East – India, West Africa – India routes.

Since Jaldhi’s establishment in 2004

  • Vessels under Disponent Ownership have cumulatively grown to over 1212 Vessels.
  • Tonnage under Disponent Ownership have cumulatively grown to over 71 Million DWT.

In 2011 alone, Jaldhi chartered 298 vessels with cumulative tonnage of 17.6 Million DWT.

Jaldhi has also been able to offer Contract of Affreightment to suit specific customer needs.

New Vistas

Jaldhi has expanded its manpower to explore & invest in new trade routes like Brazil to China (Iron ore and Manganese Ore), Australia to India (Coal), Fertilizer trade inbound to India.

Jaldhi has a presence in Beijing, PRC since September 2009 to better serve Mainland Chinese Clients.

Office has also been set up in Indonesia for its Floating Terminal operations as well as to offer end to end logistics services from Indonesia to India /China for its customers. We are in the process of establishing two dedicated Coal Loading River terminals in Jambi area in Batang Hari River System. The infrastructure will be able to carry over 2 MMTPA coal to the Mother Vessel at M. Sabak loading point. Custom Built Floating Crane for offshore loading of Coal is being provided for anchorage loading of Mother Vessel. The terminal and the river transport system shall be operational in 2013. We are also in the process of establishing coal loading facilities in Samarinda , Balikpapan areas.

Operational Establishments are also being set up in the African Continent and Latin America.






Vessels Chartered





Contact Us



Singapore Office

Singapore Office

1 Coleman Street, #09-11 The Adelphi, Singapore 179803

Tel: +65 62238929

Fax: +65 62238920

Email: chartering@jaldhi.com

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Beijing Office

Beijing Office

Rm 1004, Tower A, Ocean Express Building, No. 66, Xiaguangli, Chaoyang District, Beijing – 100027, China

Tel: +86-10-84467831, +86-10-84467437

PIC: Mr. Clement Cui

Tel: +86-13910925807

Email: chartering@jaldhi.com

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Jakarta Office

Jakarta Office

Sampoerna Strategic Square, South Tower, Level 18, Jalan Jenderal Sudirman Kav 45-46, RT003/RW 004, Kel Karet Semanggi, Kec. Setia Budi, Jakarta 12930

PIC: Mr. Valkyn Clive D’Mello

Tel: +62 21 575 0800

Email: valkyn@jaldhi.com

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Exclusive Agents/Associate : Bothra Shipping, India

Exclusive Agents/Associate : Bothra Shipping, India

28-2-47, Daspalla Centre, 1st Floor, Suryabagh, Visakhapatnam – 530 020, India

Tel: +91-891-2569208, +91-891-2525692, +91-891-2502146

Fax: +91-891-2569326

Email: ops@bothragroup.com




PIC: Mr. Murali

Tel: +91 9848120980

Email: murali@bothragroup.com

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