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About Us

Founded in 1987 in Piraeus Greece, Universal Marine Supplies Ltd, has been serving the maritime industry with spare parts and logistics services across Europe, Asia and the US. Operating for over 30 years, we have developed worldwide relationships with manufacturers known for their cutting-edge technologies, innovative products,
and eco-friendly solutions. UMS provide a wide range of services, encompassing shipbuilding products,
spare parts, equipment repairs, technical advice and forwarding.

Operating trading houses in key locations across the globe has allowed us to penetrate different markets,
build a credible profile amongst manufacturers and subcontractors and establish strong relationships with more than 400 high-profile shipping companies.

Since our establishment we've expanded our operations with offices in Yokohama, Japan and London,
United Kingdom.


To become the market’s leading spare parts and logistics provider, seamlessly connecting buyers to top quality products and delivering them anywhere in the world.


Be part of a global shipping movement standing for free and fair trade based on sustainable and environmentally responsible solutions and practices.

Our Corporate Identity & Business Model

Universal Reach: We supply anywhere in the world
Manufacturer Guarantee: Our parts are quality guaranteed
Specialist Support: We offer after-sales customer service tailored to your needs

Why choose Universal Marine Supplies Ltd.?

• Successful operation in the most competitive sector of the shipping industry; The Greek market, acquiring over
30 years of professional experience and excellent reputation.
World-class network in key shipping industry hubs around the world.
Sustainable business model based on internal financing towards new projects and investments.

Key Contacts

Key Contacts

Tassos Lyras / Managing Director

“Being a firm believer in liberal trade and equal chances, UMS was founded to establish a platform to serve
the maritime industry and provide market-leading products and solutions to its stakeholders.
In an ever-changing and fast-paced world we, at UMS, commit to be a reliable and loyal partner
for your organisation.”

Despina Grimani / Senior Logistics Manager

“I’m passionate about the sea and world trade! Wherever your spare parts need to go my commitment
is to take them there efficiently and seamlessly.”

Eleni Farao / Spare Parts Manager

“Delivering a world-class customer service is what I strive for. In the vast world of maritime my job
is to ensure we provide high-quality products and solutions to our clients.”

Naoto Aida / Business Development and Logistics Manager

“My experience in the shipping industry has taught me a lot of valuable lessons.
Focusing on the Japanese market, my role is to connect world-renowned brands to UMS’s clientele.”

Eirini Lyra / Business Development Manager

“With every challenge comes opportunity for growth. Seeking solutions to better our services and expanding our network is what I’m passionate about.”

“Choosing the right spare parts supplier and forwarder is a key decision for a shipping organisation. Only with cost-effective and time-efficient management can a company enable its fleet to make the most of the opportunities available to them.”