History
1971 1967 1976 1974 1982 1984 1985 1987 1988 1989 1993 1994 2003 2006 2010 2012 2017

1971

Opening of Branch at Balikpapan and Tarakan

1967

  • Establishment of PT.Karana Line as a Shipping Company with focus on General Cargo and oil and Bulk Carrier
  • Owning and Operating MV Karana Ampat of 6000 DWT
  • Owning and Operating MV Karana Enam and Mv Karana Delapan of 7,000 DWT for carrying log to Japan.

1976

Opening of Branch at Batam

1974

Opening of Branch at Pontianak

1982

Opening of Branch office at Tanjung Priok, Surabaya and Cilegon

1984

  • Member of INSA (Indonesian National Shipper Association)
  • Cooperation With McDermott Indonesia
  • General Agent of Dong-shue, Korean based shipping company

1985

Pan Ocean, Korean Based Shipping company appointed PT.Karana Line as General Agent

1987

Cooperation with Dongnama , largest South Korean Shipping company to serve routes between Indonesia, Korea, Hong Kong, Philippines,Malaysia and Singapore and appointment as General Agent.

1988

  • Eastern Car Liner(ECL), one of the largest Japanese shipping company appointed PT. Karana Line as General Agent
  • Cooperation with ECL to operate General Cargo Vessel MV Karana Sembilan of 7,100 Dwt
  • Collaboration with Kawasaki Kisen Kaisha , a Japanese based company from transporting iron ore from Brazil and Norway for PT.Karakatau Steel. Operate and owned vessel MV Kartiniof 68,000 DWT.
  • Establishment of Stevedoring companies in Tanjung Priok, Surabaya, Medan, Batam, Samarinda, Balikpapan, Cilegon

1989

Establishment of Freight Forwarding and Logistic Company , Baruna Bosara Trans International(PT.BBTI)

1993

  • Orient Overseas Container Line limited (OOCL) Hong Kong based shipping Line appointed PT.Karana Line as General Agent
  • Establishment of a joint venture with OOCL. PT.Karana Line bought MV Ratih 12000 Dwt for liner service between Indonesia ,Hong Kong and Taiwan. Purchased crane barge Bimba 1 to support operation for OOCL, Dongnama etc

1994

Purchase and Operated 3 General cargo cum Semi container vessels namely MV Ambalika 9600 Dwt,MV Arimbi 10,200 DWT and MV Ambika 10,200 DWT for serving Indonesia-Japan-Korea route

2003

Certification ISO 9001-2000 and ISM code

2006

Sinokor Merchant Marine , South Korean Based Liner appointed PT. Karana Line as General Agent

2010

Jan De Nul , Singapore based Principal appointed PT.Karana Line as Agent for handling Port Husbanding in Batam

2012

  • PT. Haspul Indonesia General Agent for Heung A Line appointed PT. Karana Line as General Agent
  • JSK a Korean based General Agent appointed PT. Karana Line as Sub Agent for Port Husbanding of Steel Products
  • Own and Operate Cargo vessel Pritha of 5,920 DWT for carrying Inter Island cargo

2017

  • Digitalization of PT.Karana Line and all Branches
  • Renaming of Logistic Company (PT.BBTI) to PT.Karana Logistik Internasional
  • ISO Certification 9001-2015

1967

Establishment of PT.Karana Line as a Shipping Company with focus on General Cargo and oil and Bulk Carrier Owning and Operating MV Karana Ampat of 6000 DWT Owning and Operating MV Karana Enam and Mv Karana Delapan of 7,000 DWT for carrying log to Japan.

1971

Opening of Branch at Balikpapan and Tarakan.

1974

Opening of Branch at Pontianak

1976

Opening of Branch at Batam

1982

Opening of Branch office at Tanjung Priok, Surabaya and Cilegon.

1984

  • Member of INSA (Indonesian National Shipper Association)
  • Cooperation With McDermott Indonesia
  • General Agent of Dong-shue, Korean based shipping company

1985

Pan Ocean, Korean Based Shipping company appointed PT.Karana Line as General Agent

1987

Cooperation with Dongnama , largest South Korean Shipping company to serve routes between Indonesia, Korea, Hong Kong, Philippines,Malaysia and Singapore and appointment as General Agent.

1988

Eastern Car Liner(ECL), one of the largest Japanese shipping company appointed PT. Karana Line as General Agent Cooperation with ECL to operate General Cargo Vessel MV Karana Sembilan of 7, 100 Dwt Collaboration with Kawasaki Kisen Kaisha, a Japanese based company from transporting iron ore from Brazil and Norway for PT. Karakatau Steel. Operate and owned vessel MV Kartiniof 68,000 DWT. Establishment of Stevedoring companies in Tanjung Priok, Surabaya, Medan, Batam, Samarinda, Balikpapan, Cilegon

1989

Establishment of Freight Forwarding and Logistic Company, Baruna Bosara Trans International (PT.BBTI)

1993

Orient Overseas Container Line limited (OOCL) Hong Kong based shipping Line appointed PT.Karana Line as General Agent
Establishment of a joint venture with OOCL. PT.Karana Line bought MV Ratih 12000 Dwt for liner service between Indonesia ,Hong Kong and Taiwan. Purchased crane barge Bimba 1 to support operation for OOCL, Dongnama etc

1994

Purchase and Operated 3 General cargo cum Semi container vessels namely MV Ambalika 9600 Dwt,MV Arimbi 10,200 DWT and MV Ambika 10,200 DWT for serving Indonesia-Japan-Korea route

2003

Certification ISO 9001-2000 and ISM code

2006

Sinokor Merchant Marine , South Korean Based Liner appointed PT. Karana Line as General Agent

2010

Jan De Nul , Singapore based Principal appointed PT.Karana Line as Agent for handling Port Husbanding in Batam

2012

PT. Haspul Indonesia General Agent for Heung A Line appointed PT. Karana Line as General Agent
JSK a Korean based General Agent appointed PT. Karana Line as Sub Agent for Port Husbanding of Steel Products
Own and Operate Cargo vessel Pritha of 5,920 DWT for carrying Inter Island cargo

2017

Digitalization of PT.Karana Line and all Branches Renaming of Logistic Company (PT.BBTI) to PT.Karana Logistik Internasional ISO Certification 9001-2015