Philtex and its affiliates are recognized leaders throughout the Middle East and Europe in the flagging of merchant ships. Established in 1999 with its head offices located in Dubai, United Arab Emirates and designated offices in the USA and Philippines, the company engages in extensive maritime activities. Under direct authorization by various governments, recognized classification societies, and insurance companies, Philtex registers ships and carries out necessary technical surveys under the guidelines and laws as set forth by the International Maritime Organization and the Flag State.

Assisting ship owners over the years the management and staff are made up of highly qualified marine professionals with a sound administrative and technical background. Since 1998 our staff has registered over 300 vessels under a variety of open registries. Our associates marine surveying companies are approved by the Dubai Port Authority and in all major ports throughout Middle East, India, Europe, USA, Far East, & Asia.

Services include ship & corporate registration, technical surveys, condition & cargo gear surveys, ISM & ISPS consultation, implementation, and crew training. Class entry surveys, issuance of class and statutory certificates. Operations also include special registration, dual registrations , seafarerís documents, tonnage calculations, corporate formation, crewing, legal services, accounting services, marine insurance and general consultancy to ships owners and operators.