Our Services

Starlight Maritime can offer a wide range of services to and from Iraq including receiving your cargo from any location around the world especially ex USA, Europe or Far East and transporting same via sea or air for direct delivery to any city in Iraq at a highly competitive tariff while our skilled team of operatives based in Umm Qasr, Basrah and Baghdad ensure smooth handling and safe delivery of your commodity. Our aim is to offer comprehensive range of shipping solutions to our clients and the best ''end to end'' shipping and logistical support services to and from Iraqi ports.

In addition, starlight has forged strategic relationship with a number of leading carriers worldwide enabling the company to gain access to a wide and versatile fleet of vsl's ranging from modern multipurpose tweendeckers to handymax and panamax units.

Our Core Services

Logistics and Warehousing

  • Import and Export Clearance and Customs Formalities
  • Exemptions Management
  • Door to door delivery to any destination within IRAQ
  • Cargo Protection and Security Coverage
  • Packing and Crating
  • Bunkering


  • Erbil Warehouse Complex – Mosul Road, Erbil Iraq Series of 24 closed warehouses 450sqm each (15m x 30m)Big warehouses 4000sqm and 970sqm and 1500sqm Big Lay down yard more than 29000sqm.
  • Erbil Warehouse Complex – Mosul Road, Erbil, Iraq Series of 24 closed warehouses 450sqm each, 1500sqm closed warehouse and a 4000sqm closed warehouse.
  • Erbil Warehouse Complex – Gazna Road, Erbil, Iraq 300sqm closed warehouse 15000sqm open yard and 3 closed warehouse and 8000sqm open yard.
  • Basrah Warehouse – Located at Safwan Main Road (30km from Safwan Border) – Petrochemical Industrial Area Starlight Warehouse next to Al Fayhaa Co opposite side of Petrochemical Factory. 3 closed warehouse (3366sqm each) and open yard of more than 5000sqm

Freight Services

  • Sea Charter
  • Project Management
  • International Air Freight Forwarding
  • International and InLand Transportation
  • International Sea Freight Forwarding
  • Airfreight Chartering
  • Hazardous Material Management
  • Heavy Lift Operation
  • Rig Move

Agency Representation

  • Cargo, Live Stock and Military Vessel Husbanding
  • Charterers and Ship Owners Protective Agency
  • Cargo flights handling in Iraq

Global Freight Management by Sea, Air and Land

We do have offices all over Iraq therefore it makes us more stronger with regards to inland transportation in Iraq and we can handle your rig movements and other land movement very well. In addition to that our offices in Iraq, specially at the airport (Erbil, Sulaymaniyah, Baghdad, Basra and Umm Qasser) makes our clearance and delivery fast and reliable. We have our warehouse complex in Erbil, Basrah and Umm Qasser with big laydown yards that can accommodate your storage requirement. We are operating Berth no. 11 at Umm Qasser Port to support the needs of our clients for their vessels arriving at Umm Qasser. We have our transit hub in UAE for all our shipments to Iraq and Afghanistan by AIR, this office facilitates the onward carriage of all our shipments. Our sister company Starlight Airline has daily flights from UAE to Erbil, Baghdad and Basrah (IRAQ) and scheduled flights to Afghanistan. We have a full control of these flights, therefore we can make your shipments a top priority.