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LD Ports & Logistics, a Louis Dreyfus Armateurs' (LDA) specialist subsidiary for all Logistics and Port Operations. We design and operate your most complex maritime logistics projects.

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Iron Ore Logistics

LD Ports & Logistics

is able to partner with you to deliver integrated solutions that address your most demanding challenges in iron ore logistics.

A history of reliable and efficient partnership

Iron ore is a key raw material for steel making and is showing significant growth in world production and global exchanges. LD Ports & Logistics has more than 25 years of experience performing maritime iron ore logistics, offering reliable and efficient solutions for mining companies and commodity users worldwide.

Innovative transhipment solutions

LDPL and LDA group were the first to operate Floating Cranes in Kalimantan, Indonesia. Innovative solutions that served the transhipment of dry bulk for PT Adaro more than two decades ago are still in operation today, demonstrating their reliability and scalability. Since then, LDPL has implemented many iron ore logistics operations in various parts of the world, especially in Goa, India. With this wealth of experience, LPDL has become a well known and highly reputable iron ore logistics company.

Integrated solutions that optimize your business processes

LDPL is your partner that delivers integrated solutions to address your most demanding challenges in iron ore logistics. Dealing with all aspects of your business, LDPL’s design and engineering teams use their extensive knowledge to design and construct reliable and efficient iron ore logistics operations that aim to avoid anticipated supply bottlenecks. LDPL operates in all maritime sectors, from iron mines upstream to steel manufacturers downstream.

Reliable and efficient customized solutions

LDPL works with our clients to create customized solutions for all cargo types. In iron ore logistics, LDPL can specify solutions that are uniquely designed for iron ore transportation, iron ore transhipment and port management of iron ore terminals. The solutions are engineered to ensure highly reliable and efficient operations in the most challenging areas of the globe, including Indonesia and India. The consistency in the quality delivered by LDPL makes it a world-renowned iron ore logistics company.

Strict safety procedures compliance

LDPL designs and conducts its iron ore logistics operations with strict adherence to safety procedures. The solutions LDPL provides to your iron ore logistics requirements ensure safe and reliable handling operations, even with high moisture content products. LDPL has supported many challenging projects in iron ore logistics, dedicating the creativity and maritime experience of its teams to implementing technological breakthroughs and allowing major developments and growth in the iron ore market.