Turkish Strait Workshop
Our speaker, Mr Altay Semih, currently the Ship agency operation manager of WSS Turkey, will provide an exclusive insight into:
- Navigation challenges through the Turkish straits (both Dardanelles and Bosphorus)
- Type of traffic
- Services required by the vessels, regulations and best practices for transiting the straits
Speaker : Semih Altay
Mr Semih career has been dedicated to shipping. After graduating of the London School of Foreign Trade, he did hold different positions as ship agent, head of operation and shipbroker in Turkey. All together Mr Semih has a combined experience of 38 years in ship agency. Through his career Mr Semih has been handling operations related to Gas, Crude, Products and most of the drybulk cargoes in/out of Turkey. He also has an excellent knowledge about the Bos-phorus strait passage and navigation rules. He is currently in charge of the Ship Agency Operations for Wilhelmsen covering all Turkish ports.