About Us

Corporate Profile

Senwa Maritime Agency was founded in 1955 as a subsidiary of the Sumitomo Warehouse.

With abundant experience and achievements, we had endeavored to provide services that satisfy our customers for 50 years.

On October 1, 2005, Senwa Maritime Agency restarted with new capital structure. In order to respond more to customer demand, Senwa promises to continuously make efforts going forward.

Corporate Name Senwa Maritime Agency, Ltd.
Head Office Tokyo
President Keiichi Sano
Establishment July 1955
Capital 55 million yen
Scope of Business Acting as an agent for liner and tramper services, collecting cargoes, accepting cargo bookings, preparing cargo documentation, providing international intermodal services and selling emergency supplies


1955 July The Sumitomo Warehouse founds Senwa Maritime Agency, taking over Jardine Matheson's shipping sector. Headquartered at 25 Yamashita-cho, Naka-ku, Yokohama, Kanagawa Pref. Capitalized at 10 million yen.
1965 May Merges Shinei Kaiun.
1968 September Relocates its head office to Tokyo.
1988 November Begins collecting cargoes and accepting cargo bookings for Shanghai Jin Jiang Shipping (JJSCO).
1999 November Subsidiary Senwa Logistics begins operations as a registered freight forwarding service provider (via oceangoing shipping).
2000 January Joins Japan International Freight Forwarders Association Inc. (JIFFA).
2000 October Begins selling emergency supplies.
2005 October Becomes independent. Headquartered at 2-26-3 Shinkawa, Chuo-ku, Tokyo. Capitalized at 55 million yen.
2011 November Certified and acknowledged by the Federation of National Associations of Shipbrokers and Agents (FONASBA).
2012 April Becomes the general agent in Japan for Westwood Shipping Lines.
2013 December Relocation of its head office to : 11-1, Shibakoen 2-Chome, Minato-ku, Tokyo.
2018 May Relocation of its head office to : 3-1, Shibakoen 1-Chome, Minato-ku, Tokyo.

Office Locations

Tokyo Head Office

  • 3-1, Shibakoen 1-Chome, Minato-ku, Tokyo 105-0011 Japan
  • TEL: +81-3-5733-7200  FAX: +81-3-5733-7201

Osaka Branch

  • 2-9, Minamihonmachi 2-Chome, Chuo-ku,Osaka 541-0054 Japan
  • TEL +81-6-6262-5321  FAX +81+6-6266-0571