About Us

  Foong Sun was founded and established by Mr Johnny Quek S. W. in 1975. The company was incorporated in Singapore on 2nd March 1983 under the name Foong Sun Shipping & Trading Pte Ltd and adopted its present name Foong Sun Shipping Pte Ltd on 18th May 1991 after a re-organization of all shipping-related businesses under the group to give more attention on the growing shipping business. The shipping-related businesses were diversified to the related companies under the group.

It started from a shipping agent to major Indonesia shipping lines and became the choice of many traders, importers and exporters in Singapore and Indonesia who wished to transport their goods by sea between Singapore and Indonesia with our well-managed operation, reputable reliability and established comprehensive network of shipping services throughout the Indonesia Archipelago. The growth in the regional trading business had enabled us to venture into Myanmar, Malaysia, Thailand, Vietnam and Cambodia with the same standards.

Today the group owns, operates and manages 20 conventional cargo vessels, size from 700DWT to 5000DWT, trading in the coastal region mainly Singapore, Malaysia and Indonesia. The vessels ply regularly to Indonesian ports like Balikpapan, Banjarmasin, Batam, Belawan, Bengkulu, Dumai, Tg. Priok (Jakarta), Makassar, Padang, Palu, Pontianak, Surabaya from Malaysia and Singapore and vice versa, Malaysian ports like Port Klang and Pasir Gudang and also East Malaysian ports like Muara, Labuan, Kota Kinabalu from Indonesia and Singapore and vice versa. We are always ready and willing to explore new destinations within the coastal region upon request by our customers who work very closely with us.

Through a professional provision of services, the group maintains strong clientele-base including close and cordial ties with various multi-national corporations, list companies and oil majors in Singapore. Oil majors like BP, Chevron Texaco, ExxonMobil, Shell and SPC. Multi-national corporations like Wallenus Wilhemson and Swire. Listed companies in Singapore like Ho Bee, HG Metal, Goodpack, Olam, Petra and Swissco. Listed company in overseas like Guan Chong Cocoa.

Being in the shipping & transportation business for 37 years, we have the expertise in sea transport for commodities like rubber, cocoa beans, rice, sugar, asphalt/ bitumen, steel products, gear-bulk, fertilizers, cement, sand and cars.

Having served in shipping industry for many years, our personnel are highly committed in attending to your vessels. In addition, under the leadership of our top agent Chua Jianhua Eron who earned his fame as top shipping agent in SEA region with experience gained in MNC, we are well positioned to understand your needs with our local know-how.