About us

About Indian National Shipowners’ Association (INSA)

INSA was established with the abiding objective of becoming a rallying force for all the shipping companies based in India. As the torchbearer of the Indian Shipping Industry, INSA is committed to promote the overall development of the industry, and endeavors to increase the profitability of its member companies and in turn their investors. Today, INSA represents 95% of the Indian tonnage and is committed to the overall development of the industry and in integrating it with the world economy.

Indian Shipping: Key Statistics


Total number of Indian Flag Ships


Total number of Indian Seafarers

Million GT

Total Tonnage of Indian Flag Ships

Billion USD

Total Economic value of Indian Flag Ship