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About Us


Established in 1953, SALEH RAWTHER is a renowned stevedoring company in Georgetown, Penang. With deep roots spanning over an incredible 60 years in the stevedoring & cargo handling, the company is revered as one of the most diverse and experienced stevedoring company in the region. The company offers a full stevedoring and ship auxiliary services.

The company maintains its high standards by competing with some of the best contractors in Malaysia and delivering a service that goes beyond customers’ expectations. SALEH RAWTHER’S dynamic team consisting of highly skilled professional guarantees the delivery of efficient, smooth and on time handling of projects. Furthermore, with our extensive network of local partners also gives us, the company, the ability to remain competitive and offer prices which is difficult to be matched by competitors.

SALEH RAWTHER has been involved in the stevedoring trade since the 19th century, way before the Penang Port Terminal started. The company started when the Malaysian Port was on the look out for a stevedoring service provider. And having equipped with the right skilled labors, expertise and experiences, SALEH RAWTHER was sought to render its stevedoring services to the Malaysian Ports.

For more than six decades, SALEH RAWTHER have handled containerized, general, break bulk & project cargo for some of the most reputable liners in the world. Cargo and commodities that we have handled are such as steel slabs, hot & cold rolled steel coils, steel plates, rock phosphate, urea, & fiberboards (MDF). In addition, we are also well equipped & experienced in handling most heavy project cargo, including machine presses and a variety of manufacturing equipment. Been operating in Penang and Port Klang safely, responsibly, effectively and efficiently we have not only built trust, but earned respect throughout our industry & in our local communities.

Today SALEH RAWTHER is handling 40% of all container and cargoes at Penang and Port Klang and is reputed as the most preferred stevedoring service provider by some of the biggest names in shipping and transportation. Now entering their 3 rd generation into the business, SALEH RAWTHER is expanding and moving its business beyond the shipping sector and presently is involved in the trading business under its subsidiary company, MOSARA.


To be passionate about elevating the standards of stevedoring & cargo handling services.


To continue enhancing excellence in the stevedoring services & be a key contributor to our customer’s business success.

Our Values

As a leader, we understand that we exist to serve & satisfy our customers. Accordingly, our business orientation reflects passion for delivery.
We continuously seek and develop new businesses, employing state of the art methods to retain our market leadership.
We are an organization that strive to deliver the best services to our valued customers and stakeholders. To achieve this, we demonstrate team work, respect and meritocracy.
We thrive on being leaders in our businesses, markets and communities. To drive this, we focus on continuous improvement, partnership and professionalism.
We believe that honesty & being responsible for ones’ actions are of primary importance for continued growth and success.

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Head Office
  • +604–2622854, +604-2622033, +604–2611826
  • +604-2622035
  • 54, Queen Street 10200, Penang
  • (No. 200601018986 & No. 738739-X)
Mr. Shakeir Shukor (Business Development)
  • +6016-4932805
Port Klang Office
  • +603–31661935, +603–31681935
  • +603–31681936
  • 28 / 1, Jalan Sungai Aur, Harbour Point, 42000, Port Klang
  • (No. 198601004773 & 153933-H)
Mr. Sharnaz Shukor (Business Development)
  • +6012-6153868