We serve you globally, since 1896



We are fully equipped and capable to provide 24/7 service


We are fully equipped and capable to provide 24/7 service

About Us

JF (Bangladesh) Limited, formerly James Finlay PLC, started its business in this part of the world back in 1896. The Company has been popularly known as ‘Finlay’ since its inception.  The Company was established in 1896 by a Scottish trading company, with tea plantation and tea trading being the main business.  

Message from Chairman

The new era has begun for JF (Bangladesh) Limited. We are moving forward with dynamism, guided by our vision for the continuous development of our way of working for customer satisfaction in line with international norms, where ultimate end user has a peace of mind through our services rendered to global stakeholders.

Our Services

P&I Clubs Representation

Protection and Indemnity Insurance is liability insurance for practically all maritime liability risks associated with the operation of a vessel, other than that covered under a workers compensation policy and under the collision clause in a hull policy.

Lloyd’s Agency

The Lloyd’s Agency network provides 24 hour, year round independent marine surveying and claims adjusting services to the global insurance industry and its customers. It operates with over 250 Lloyd’s Agents and a similar number of Sub-Agents covering major ports and commercial centres around the world.

Liner Agency Representation

We represent many liner organizations providing shipping all over the world, including to the Caribbean, Europe, South America, Australia and Asia.  A designated person or agency is held responsible for handling shipments and cargo, at ports and harbours worldwide.

Tramp/Charter Vessels Agency

We represent as agents (Tramp, Charter / Demolition Vessels) for many principals of repute,   At the same time the agency also provides assistance for tramps, both for commercial vessels, such as bulk carriers, general cargo vessels, tankers, heavy lift vessels and passenger vessels like cruise ships and mega yachts. You can count on JF(Bangladesh) Limited for efficient cooperation with suppliers and relevant authorities.

Cargo Consolidation & Freight Forwarding

The term Consolidation is common in a shipping and freight forwarding industry. What is Consolidation of cargo? How does a Consolidator function in an international freight forwarding industry.  Consolidator is a person or company who consolidates different consignments for different importers into one consignment who delivers each cargo each consignee as per the agreed terms and conditions.

Manning Agency

We offer Crew Services as a Crew Management Company. We are responsible for the manning of vessels under a crew management contract. This includes the sourcing, recruitment, selection, deployment, scheduling, training / upgrading programme and on-going management of seafarers engaged on vessels under crew management contracts.

P&I Clubs Representation



JF (Bangladesh) Limited

Finlay House
11   Agrabad C/ A,
Chittagong -4100,
General lines :+880 2333316321-5 (Five Lines),
Fax :+880  2333310006

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