Established in June 1977 in Ginza (Tokyo), Toyo Pacific is one of the most traditional ship broking companies in Japan’s capital today.

Since then the company has been a very active and well connected enterprise serving customers all over the globe.

Our main activities are focused on the mediation of dry bulk chartering contracts from Handy up to Panamax vessel size.

We welcome you on our home page.

About Toyo Pacific

The core activities of Toyo Pacific have always been dry cargo broking, chartering agency and vessel sale and purchase broking.

The president of our company, Capt. V. Kumar, started his ship broking career in June 1977, with the foundation of Toyo Pacific in Tokyo. Before entering into this challenging field, he sailed as Captain on many different ships. His last command was on MV “Woerman Sanaga” under the flag of Deutsche Afrika Linien. Also he worked as port Captain for LASCO Shipping, Portland (USA) and now holds more than 30 years experience in the ship broking industry.

We are proud of our diversified customer base. Here in Japan we count major shipping and trading companies to our clients, e.g. MOL, Sanko, K-Line, NYK, Shinwa, Iino Kaiun, Daiichi, Inui Steamship, Mitsubishi, Sojitz Corp., Mitsui, Sumitomo.

But also famous foreign ship owners, charterers, operators, trading companies, steel manufacturers, coal producers, grain traders etc. appreciate our services for more than three decades.

We trust that we can contribute also to your transport solution.

Contact Us


Toyo Pacific Marine and Trading Co., Ltd.
3F-C Konan Bldg
1-18 Aioi-cho, Naka-Ku, Yokohama,
231-0012 Japan






In order to move forward on our path of expansion we are constantly open for applications from talented candidates. Past experience in dry bulk shipping is an asset. But contrary to fluency in written and spoken English it is not a must. University graduates are welcome to apply as well. Should you be interested in an international working environment in a dynamic business combined with a fair amount of responsibility and excellent remuneration possibilities here might just be the right place for you to be.

We look forward to receiving your CV via E-Mail.