Jaime Rozo
President & CEO
(507) 264-5719
(507) 6613-9269

The Rozo Group

President & CEO
(507) 264-5719
(507) 6613-9269
General Manager
(507) 264-5719
(507) 6614-2963


THE ROZO GROUP is composed of:

JAIME ROZO GOMEZ & CIA. LTDA ship chandlers (Founded in 1961)
ROZO & CIA LTDA Ship Agent (1989)
ROZO & CIA (PANAMA) S. A. Ship Agent (1997)
OVERSEAS SHIP SUPPLIERS CORP. Ship Chandler at the Panama Canal (2001)

Rozo & Cia (Panama) S.A. has been operating in PANAMA, since 1997 offering Shipping Agency and Supply services at the Panama Canal and the ports of Balboa, Cristobal, Manzanillo International Terminal, Chiriqui Grande, Almirante and Bahia Las Minas.

The Rozo Group offers quality service to meet the goals and objectives of our clients. Our professionalism and efficiency makes us the company to keep, we always go the extra mile to ensure that the specific needs of our clients are fulfill to the best of their interest.

Expertise, availability of resources, and supervision of our personnel, allows Rozo & Cia (Panama) S.A. to perform an excellent service and easier handling of port operations from vessel’s arrival to departure.

It is our perception that during rough times honesty is the key to ensure a long and durable relationship.

Panama Canal Transit Agency Performance

  • Introducing ships pre-arrival information into EDCS as per Canal regulations
  • Booking for preferential transit if required
  • Exchange of Communications with owners and or charterers for appointment of vessel.
  • Receipt of funds and guarantee vessels transit
  • Send arrival and transit message.
  • Boarding representative attends onboard with port authorities
  • Send underway time / sailing message
  • Prepare and forward D/A by courier

Port Call Agency Performance

  • Confirmation of Berth availability
  • Exchange of Communications with owners and or charterers for appointment of vessel
  • Arranging checkers, confirmation of stowage/bay plan to port authorities
  • Receipt of funds and guarantee vessels dockage
  • Arrange stevedoring and/or coordinate dry docking activity
  • Obtaining vessels port clearance
  • Send arrival and docking message
  • Boarding representative attends onboard with port authorities
  • Send commencement of cargo operations time / sailing message.
  • Prepare and forward D/A

Husbandry services

  • The Rozo Group provides a wide range of agency and related services to ship owners, charterers and operators.
  • Arrange & Coordinate bunker/luboil delivery
  • Trace, clearance, transportation, delivery & confirmation of spare parts in transit.
  • Assist for joining and disembarking crew members
  • Arrange & Coordinate with surveyors (Bunker, Cargo, Re-delivery and Underwater surveys)
  • Purchase and arrange delivery in a timely fashion of nautical charts
  • Coordinating with ship chandlers to assure deliveries without delays
  • Delivery of Cash advance to vessels
  • Coordination of vessels repairs and dry-docking when necessary
  • Arranging and coordinating marine technicians when required: Radar repairs - Inmarsat repairs - VHF Repairs - Gyrocompass repairs - Magnetic compass calibration
  • Issuance of vessels PCSOPEP
  • Expedite and collect vessels CSR & ISSC Certificates at Panama Maritime Authority
  • Coordinate & arrange for underwater cleaning / inspection.
  • Supply of Fresh water
  • Coordinate & arrange landing of crewmembers for medical/dental treatment and return to vessel safely prior to vessels departure
  • Slop & Sludge removal
  • Cell phone rental