Land transportation is the embryo of PT Parna Raya's business. On June 7th, 1972, PT Parna Raya was established and the date is celebrated today as the anniversary of Parna Raya. Initially, our trucks mainly transported steel from PT Krakatau Stell, the State Owned Steel Industry. Today, Parna Raya Land Transportation serves a large number of prominent customers from slab, billet and oil steel, fertilizer, pulp and pile, with 125 unit trucks, heavy-weight tronton and trailers of 25 and 45 tonnes, covering Cilegon to Tangerang, Jakarta, Bekasi, Cikarang, Karawang and Cikampek. Parna Raya's trucks has a total carrying capacity of approximately 5,000 tonnes in our 4-hectare trucking pool in Sukapura, North Jakarta. The crew handles these modern trucks carefully and skillfully to provide high-quality services to our customers.
The first business expansion of PT Parna Raya after successfully managing its land transportation business was the shipping document clearence service. To support its business, PT Parna Raya opened subsidiary companies in Medan: PT Bintang Teratai in 1979 and PT Artha Siloam in 1988. The freight forwarding business creates an integrated service, ranging from document clearence, transportation, as well as warehouse and stevedoring (loading and unloading services). All these supporting services and infrastructure have made our company one of the law freight-forwarding companies in indonesia to survive the competition in this field, especially after the economic one of the few freight-forwarding companies in indonesia to survive the competition in this field, especially after the economic crisis in indonesia at the end of this millenium.
Established on 28 May 1990 in Jakarta - Inonesia, as one of the companies in PT Parna Raya, PT Pelayaran Parnaraya Nusantara started with three General Cargo Vessels named Parnaraya-8, Parnaraya-18 and Parnaraya-28. Seven years later, another vessel was added, Parnaraya-38. These vessel were converted from General Cargo Vessel to Bulk Cement Carriers, with the last one converted being Parnaraya-38 in 1997.
The total carrying capacity of Parnaraya-18, Parnaraya-28 and Parnaraya-38 is 22,600 tonnes of bulk cement. These vessels are dedicated to services the local cement distribution throughout all indonesian Ports, supporting the following State-Owned Companies:
- PT Semen Padang, a cement Plant located in Padang-West Sumatera; and
- PT Semen Tonasa, a cement Plant located in Biringkasi, Makassar - South Sulawesi.
Our Services during the past 2 (two) decades have proven our good relationship and capability with state-owned companies in supporting the development of our country.
Established and incorporated on 6th May 1992 as one of the subsidiary of PT Parna Raya, PT Pelayaran Arthasamudera Mandiri started with two general bulk cargo vessels, named MV.Artha 8 and MV.Artha Samudera, with total DWT of 8,750 metric tonnes. They were under long term contracts, trading in the domestics sea voyages, transporting and distributing PT Pusri manufactured fertilizer to various ports throughout indonesia. Both vessels ended their long term contracts in 2005 and eventually sold in 2007.
PT Pelayaran Arthasamudera Mandiri has recently repositioned itself with acquisition of formerly MV.Chemtrans Christian, Renamed MV.Parna Berlian 2, trading as Ammonia Tanker, one of only two indonesian flagged Tankers trading within indonesia. PT Pelayaran Arthasamudera Mandiri has secured long term contracts with several customers even before her first shipment, virtually guaranteeing her full employment from now onwards, a commendable success, thanks to synergy with clear strong vision and well organized planning by Groupis Top Level Management Team.