Who we are

About us

Compañía Guatemalteca de Terminales a Granel, S.A. known commercially as Granelsa, was founded in 1977, and started operations in Puerto Quetzal as a Shipping Agency; since then, we have dedicated ourselves to the handling of cargo and transshipment; loading and unloading vessels with efficiency, speed, safety and protection, which leads to excellence and reliability in the services rendered.

We have been able to widen the range of services and solutions for the liquid bulk and petroleum terminals, through the highest standards of safety under international procedure, with our Operations division delivering solutions to the maritime and port industry through our specialized divisions of Shipping Agency, Maritime Division, Port division, inspections, Maritime Engineering and solutions to oil spills. In recent years, we have addressed other needs in the international market and thus our entry into the regional market, for which we have expanded across Central America, Atlantic and Pacific.

During more than 39 years in business, we have implemented our processes, accreditations, training, equipment and the competitive level of our staff, which has lead us to surpass the international standards of the port, maritime and petroleum industry.


To offer the widest array of services to our clients in the Maritime and Port industry with excellence and reliability, under approved international standards.


To be a local and regional leader in the provision of specialist maritime and port services.