About us

 
Since 1978, we have risen to the level of any logistical challenge
 
IRegardless of the particularities and challenges of a certain transport, our team has the experience and willpower to find the most suitable solutions. From handling oversized equipment to grains and bulk fertilizers, we adapt 24/7 to our customers’ requests.
 
Protecting the quality of all handled goods and obtaining higher operating rates are two of our constant concerns.
 
 

Our vision

The efficient support of the intermodal transport, facilitating the profitable and safe transport of goods transiting the Port of Constanța on the way to their beneficiaries.

Our mission

We aim to increase the standards of port operations, we adapt 24/7 to the requests of our customers, offering solutions for any logistical challenge.

Values

  • Responsibility
  • Adaptability
  • Performance
  • Honesty

For over 4 decades, we have been raising the standards of port operations

Since 1978, we have been efficiently managing the growing challenges of intermodal transport, being a strategic partner for traders, producers, forwarders and carriers.

1978 / Establishment of UMEX as a port operator specialized in the handling of industrial equipment.
UMEX was founded as a port operator specialized for handling industrial equipment and project cargo, having the benefit of a terminal that includes heavy duty cranes, concrete open storage platforms, covered flat warehouses, specific equipment for project cargo handling.
1991 / The company is fully privatized, evolving into a strong and versatile entity.
The company was fully privatized, evolving into a strong and versatile entity. We have diversified the area of services and operated cargoes: the metallurgical products and general cargo were easily integrated into our portfolio. Furthermore, the RORO operations were performed in the specialized berths. We continued being the most experienced and reliable operator for project & heavy cargo in Constanța Port.
2000 / UMEX obtains Germanischer Lloyd certification for the Quality Management System.
UMEX is certified by Germanischer Lloyd Certification for the Quality Management System relevant for Stevedoring for containers and general cargo, in accordance with ISO 9001 Standard.
2011 / The majors stake of UMEX is aquired by MARIA GROUP, an important agricultural developer.
The major stake of UMEX was acquired by MARIA GROUP, an important local agricultural developer. Bulk grains and fertilizers become an important part of our activity range, consequently we made significant investments in order to align our technical endowments to the requirements of this activity.
2015 / UMEX obtains DNV GL Business Assurance certification for the Quality Management System.
UMEX is certified by DNV GL Business Assurance for the Quality Management System relevant for Stevedoring for containers and general cargo, in accordance with ISO 9001:2008 Standard.
2020 / The company begins a significant process of modernization and development of operating capacity.
The company begins a significant process of modernization and development of its operating capacity having as central point 2 major investments in the Port of Constanța, a high speed Terminal for grains and a multifunctional warehouse for bulk fertilizers.
2020 / UMEX is implementing a new Integrated Management System (IMS).
UMEX implements a new Integrated Management System, according to the following international standards: ISO 9001:2015, ISO 14001:2015 și ISO 45001:2018, being certified by the DNV Business Assurance.