China COSCO Bulk Shipping (Group) Co., Ltd. was successfully established in Beijing.
COSCON strengthened cooperation with China Shipping Container Lines Co., Ltd in Far East-Europe/Far East-Mediterranean routes.
China COSCO won the “Most Social Responsible Corporate” (最佳企業社會責任) award in the “2011 China CEO & CFO Investment Forum” (2011中國CEO&CFO投資論壇) held by China Entrepreneurs (創業精英會).
COSCO Pacific was awarded the “Best Investor Relationship in Transportation Industry” (交通運輸行業最佳投資者關係) and “Hong Kong Enterprise with Best Investor Relationship” (香港企業最佳投資者關係) by “IR Magazine”.
China COSCO held the second extraordinary general meeting in 2011.
China COSCO announced its results of the third quarter of 2011.
As one of the ten secretaries to the board of directors with excellent performance in corporate governance, the then Secretary to the Board of Directors of China COSCO, Zhang Yongjian, was publicly praised by the Shanghai Stock Exchange.
China COSCO announced its interim results of 2011.
China Lianhe Credit Rating Co., Ltd. maintained AAA rating for China COSCO.
China COSCO successfully obtained the Certificate of Quality, Environment and Occupational Health and Safety Standards from the Quality Certification Center of China Classification Society.
China COSCO held the first extraordinary general meeting in 2011.
COSCO Logistics won the bid for the sea and land shipping project of ultra large cargo of Sinopec and Kazakhstan.
China COSCO passed the integrated management system certification of the China Classification Society.
COSCON won various golden awards in the “8th China Freight Industry Awards” (第八屆中國貨運業大獎).
COSCON was awarded The Best Carrier for Fast East Service (遠東最佳承運人大獎) by Canadian Freight Forwarders Association.
China COSCO entered into a strategic cooperation agreement with the China Classification Society.
China COSCO held the 2010 Annual General Meeting.
China COSCO announced its results of the first quarter of 2011.
COSCO Logistics was ranked first for the sixth consecutive time in the “6th Top 100 China Logistics Enterprises” organized by nine industry associations including China Communications and Transportation Association. COSCO Logistics was also named as “2010 Advanced Logistics Enterprise in China” (2010年度全國先進物流企業) and “Most Innovative Logistics Enterprise in 2010” (2010年度最具創新能力物流企業).
China COSCO announced its final results of 2010.
China COSCO was ranked first among the companies in China in the “China CSR 100 Ranking” of Fortune Magazine.
China COSCO was awarded “Social Responsibility Award for Listed Companies” (上市公司社會責任獎) in the “Responsible China” organized by the People’s Daily Online.
COSCO Bulk was awarded "Top Agent" (頂級代理) award from Carrier Corporation of the United States.
China COSCO held the launching ceremony of internal control system.
China COSCO held the first Extraordinary General Meeting of 2010 in Beijing and Hong Kong.
China COSCO was awarded "2010 Board of Directors Award" (2010年度董事會獎) and "2010 Excellent Independent Director" (2010年度優秀獨立董事獎) in the "9th China Corporate Governance Forum" (第九屆中國治理公司論壇) held by the Shanghai Stock Exchange.
The Tianjin Branch of China Securities Regulatory Commission conducted an on-site inspection of the compliance of China COSCO, which was the first comprehensive operation inspection conducted by regulatory body since the listing of China COSCO.
In the "6th China International Logistics Fair" (第六屆中國國際物流節), COSCO Logistics was selected as one of the "10 Most Influential PRC Logistic Enterprises of 2010" (2010中國物流十大影響力企業), "100 Top PRC Logistic Enterprises in Terms of Brand Value in 2010" (2010中國物流品牌價值百強企業) and the "Best Logistics Solution Award in 2010" (2010物流經典解決方案獎).
China COSCO was awarded "Top 100 A-share Companies with Best Investor Relationship in China of the Year" (年度中國A股公司最佳投資者關係管理百強) and "Best IR Innovation Award" (最佳IR創新獎) in the "2010 Annual Conference of Investor Relationship in China" (2010中國投資者關係年會).
COSCO Logistics successfully delivered the widest cargo by land transportation in China.
COSCON launched the carbon emission calculator.
China COSCO announced its results of the third quarter of 2010.
COSCO Logistics successfully shipped the first batch of AP1000 (3rd generation) nuclear system sets in the world, which broke the land transportation record of ultra-high cargo in China again.
Zhang Yongjian, Secretary to the Board of Directors of China COSCO, was named "The 6th Session New Fortune Golden Secretary to the Board of Directors" (第六屆新財富金牌董秘).
China COSCO announced its interim results of 2010.
The naming ceremony of "Tian Fu He", a ship of of COSCON, was held in "Jiangnan Changxing Heavy Industry" (江南長興重工).
COSCO Logistics successfully delivered the longest equipment in China by ship and road transportation.
China COSCO was ranked 450th in the FT Global 500 of Financial Times. This is the third consecutive year for China COSCO be ranked since 2008.
China COSCO held the 2009 Annual General Meeting in Beijing and Hong Kong.
COSCON was named "Best Carrier of 2010" (2010年年度最佳船公司) by Canadian International Freight Forwarders Association ("CIFFA") for the first time. COSCON was also awarded "The Best Carrier for Fast East Service in 2010" (2010遠東航線最佳承運人) for the ninth consecutive year.
COSCO Logistics undertook to operate Container Cargo "Five Scheduled" (五定) Block Train on Chongqing-Shenzhen Line which is the first high-speed container cargo railway delivery service in China.
China COSCO was awarded the "Best 20 Listed Companies with Social Contribution in China's Securities Market in the Last 20 Years" (中國證券市場20年20家最富社會責任感上市公司).
COSCO Logistics successfully shipped the first batch of AP1000 (3rd generation) nuclear system sets in the world, which broke the land transportation record of ultra-wide cargo in China.
COSCO Logistics and Dow Chemical entered into the strategic cooperation memorandum in Beijing.
CKYH Alliance successfully held the 2010 summit.
China COSCO announced its final results of 2009.
COSCON was listed as "Five Stars Shipping Company" (五星級船公司) in the "2009 6th Shipping Star Award" (2009年第六屆中國船港服務星光榜) and was ranked No.1 for two consecutive years.
China COSCO announced its results of the first quarter of 2010.
COSCON was granted the Green Flag of 2009 by the Port Authority of Long Beach in the United States. COSCON has fulfilled the environmental protection requirements and won the Green Flag for five consecutive years since the Port Authority of Long Beach implemented the green environmental protection project in 2005.
COSCO Logistics and PetroChina Huhhot Petrochemical Company entered into the logistics service strategic cooperation framework agreement for the refining capacity expansion project of 5 million tons per year.
China COSCO was named as the "Best Asian Shipping Line 2009/2010" (2009/2010年亞洲最佳航運公司) by Euromoney, an internationally-renowned magazine.
COSCON was awarded the "Best Foreign Trade Service Provider of China 2009" (2009中國最受青睞的外貿服務商) by the "IMP-EMP EXECUTIVE"(進出口經理人) magazine.
In the "2009 Chinese Listed Companies Competitiveness Report"（二零零九年度中國上市公司競爭力報告）jointly prepared by the Institute of Industrial Economics of CASS and the China Business Media Corporation, China COSCO was among the top ten Hong Kong listed companies and was recognised as "The Most Competitive H-share Company"（最具競爭力港股上市公司）of 2009.
China COSCO issued a profit warning announcement regarding 2009 annual results.
In the "Corporate Governance of Listed Companies Award"（上市公司治理專項獎）selection campaign organized by the Shanghai Stock Exchange, China COSCO was nominated as one of the "2009 Top 10 Boards of Directors"（二零零九年度董事會提名獎十強）.
The fourth berth of container in Quanzhou Pacific Terminal commenced operations.
The annual report for the year 2008 and monthly investor relations’ newsletter (IR Newsletter) was awarded silver award and bronze award respectively by the League of American Communications Professionals, a well-known award body in the world.
China COSOC announced its third quarterly results for 2009.
COSCON was awarded with a "Clean Oil Certificate"（淨油證書）and "Green Channel Flag"（綠色通道旗）by the Port of Seattle.
COSCO Pacific took over Pier 2 of Piraeus Container Terminal S.A. in Greece.
COSCO Logistics named the best among the Top 100 Logistics Companies in China（中國物流百強企業榜首）for the fifth consecutive year.
Mr. Cheng Hongsheng, general manager of China COSCO, was named one of the "2009 Top 10 Entrepreneurs in China"（二零零九中國十大傑出企業家）by the China Enterprise News Association and China Association of Enterprises.
China COSCO participated in the Investors’ Online Forum（投資者網上交流會）held by the Tianjin Securities Regulatory Bureau and the Listed Companies Association of Tianjin.
In "The Best Board of Directors of Chinese Listed Companies Selection 2009"（二零零九中國上市公司最佳董事會評選活動）, China COSCO received the "2009 Best Corporate Governance for a Listed Company"（二零零九中國上市公司最佳治理董事會）and the "Best Listed Companies Company Secretary 2009"（二零零九中國上市公司最佳董秘）.
China COSCO announced its interim results for 2009.
In "The Top 100 Enterprises in Tianjin 2008"（二零零八年天津企業100強）selection campaign jointly organized by the Tianjin Enterprise Association and the Tianjin Entrepreneur Association, China COSCO ranked second for its outstanding operating results in 2008. Besides, COSCO Bulk, a wholly-owned subsidiary of China COSCO, ranked 13th in this event.
China COSCO received the "Renowned Enterprise Award"（信譽企業集團大獎）of 2009.
Shareholders’ general meeting for the year 2008 of China COSCO was held simultaneously in Beijing and Hong Kong through video conferencing.
In the "2008 Chinese Listed Company Value Appraisal and the First Chinese Investors’ Favorite Listed Company Website"（二零零八年度中國上市公司價值評選暨首屆中國最受投資者歡迎上市公司網站）selection campaign hosted by Securities Times, China COSCO was named one of the "Top 100 Most Highly Valued Listed Companies"（上市公司價值百強）and was presented with the "Management Excellence Award for Listed Companies"（上市公司優秀管理團隊）, was named one of "The 100 Best Listed Companies Company Secretaries"（上市公司百佳董秘） and received the award for "Chinese Investors’ Favorite Listed Company Website Award"（最受投資者歡迎上市公司網站大獎）.
In the "Golden Ox of Listed Companies in China Forum 2008 and Golden Ox of Listed Companies 2008"（二零零八年金牛上市公司論壇暨二零零八年上市公司金牛獎）selection campaign organized by the China Securities Journal, China COSCO was awarded "Golden Ox of Top 100 Listed Companies in China 2008"（二零零八年度上市公司百強金牛獎）and Mr. Zhang Yongjian, secretary to the Board of Directors of the Company, was presented with "The Best Listed Companies Company Secretary Award"（上市公司最佳董秘獎）.
China COSCO was named "The Most Promising PRC-Invested Listed Company in the World in 2009"（二零零九年全球最具成長性華商上市公司）.
As in 2008, China COSCO was again selected as one of the "Top 100 Listed Companies of China in Market Value Management". Wei Jiafu, the chairman, was awarded the "2009 Best Leader of the Chinese Capital Market Award"（二零零九年中國資本市場最佳創富領袖獎）, and Zhang Yongjian, secretary to the Board, was awarded the "2009 Achievement in Investor Relations in the Chinese Capital Market Award"（二零零九年中國資本市場最佳創富IR獎）.
China COSCO was ranked 337th in the FT Global 500 of Financial Times of the UK, with a market value of US$14,855.4 million.
COSCON was named "The Best Carrier for Fast East/East Canada Service" for the eighth consecutive year.
China COSCO was awarded "The Best Board of Directors Award"（最佳董事會獎）under the fifth "Gold Prize of Round Table"（金圓桌獎）of the Board of Listed Companies in China in 2008.
China COSCO announced its annual results for 2008.
China COSCO announced its first quarterly results for 2009.
COSCON was named "The Best Shipping Line Transpacific"（太平洋航線最佳班輪公司）by the Asian Freight & Supply Chain Awards in 2009.
The first extraordinary general meeting of China COSCO in 2009 was convened at the Convention Centre of Ocean Plaza, Beijing.
"COSCO Taicang", a 10,000-TEU container vessel, was delivered to COSCON.
COSCO Pacific was awarded the "Best Investor Relationship" by the IR Magazine.
The investor/shareholder relationship website of China COSCO won a prize of the eighth iNOVA 2008 Award.
Wei Jiafu, Chairman of China COSCO, was awarded the "CEO of Hong Kong Listed China Enterprises with Best Investor Relationship(香港上市中國企業最佳投資者關係首席執行官獎)" by IR Magazine.
China COSCO was awarded as one of the "China Enterprises with Excellent Investor Relationship(中國企業最佳投資者關係優異獎)" by IR Magazine.
"COSCO Oceania" and "Yuan He" were deployed to run the Xin Gang-Gaoxiong and Yangshan-Gaoxiong routes respectively. It marked the execution of "Agreement on Shipping Arrangement between Mainland China and Taiwan(海峽兩岸海運協議)" and the direct communication between mainland China and Taiwan.
China COSCO ranked thirteenth in the "Best Community Builders of Listed State-owned Enterprises of China of 2008 (2008中國國有上市企業社會責任榜)" in the "2008 Evaluation of Enterprises by Nanfang Daily(南方週末2008年度企業評選)".
Wei Jiafu, Chairman of China COSCO, was awarded "Special Contributor of China Shipping Development History for the Last Sixty Years(中國海運青史60年特別貢獻獎)" and was elected one of the "Important Persons in China Shipping History for the Last Sixty Years(中國海運60年青史人物).
COSCO Logistics was elected one of the "Top 100 Logistics Companies in China (中國物流百強榜首企業)" for the fourth consecutive year and ranked first in the sixth contest of the "Best Integrated Service Providers of the Shipping Industry of the PRC (第六屆中國貨運業大獎三大業務綜合服務)".
China COSCO was selected as a constituency of the Dow Jones Asia/Pacific Select Dividend 30 Index(道瓊斯亞太區股息率30指數).
China COSCO was selected as a constituency of the "Dow Jones Global Select Dividend Index (道瓊斯環球股息率指數)" and "Dow Jones EPAC Select Dividend Index (道瓊斯歐亞太區及加拿大股息率指數)".
The Board of Directors of China COSCO was awarded the "Directors of the Year 2008 - Listed Companies (SEHK- Non-Hang Seng Index Constituents)" and Wei Jiafu, Chairman of China COSCO, was awarded the "Excellent Director of the Year 2008 - Listed Companies (SEHK- Non-Hang Seng Index Constituents)".
Wei Jiafu, Chairman of China COSCO, entered into a port concession agreement with the Authority of Piraeus Port in Greece on behalf of the Company in Athens. Hu Jintao, President of China, was paying an official visit to Greece and attended the signing ceremony with Karamanlis, Prime Minister of Greece.
China COSCO was among the top ten Hong Kong listed companies awarded in the sixth "Annual Forum on Competitiveness of China Enterprises(中國企業競爭力年會)" and was recognised as "The Most Competitive H-share Listed Company(最具競爭力港股上市公司)" of 2008.
China COSCO was awarded the "Best IR Website(最佳IR主頁獎)" and "Top 100 Best Investor Relationship A-Share Listed Companies of the Year(年度中國A股公司最佳投資者關係管理百強)" by Listed Companies Customer Relationship Management Research Centre of China (中國上市公司投資者關係管理研究中心).
COSCO Logistics broke the record again for the heaviest single cargo transportation in China.
COSCO Logistics was commissioned to provide logistic services for the display of the return capsule of Shenzhou 7.
China COSCO ranked third in the "Top 100 A-share Listed Companies in managing market value (Interim) (2008中期A股上市公司市值管理百佳)".
COSCO Logistics successfully delivered the mobile medical centres of the Beijing Olympics from Germany to Beijing.
The 2007 Annual Report of China COSCO won the ARC Financial Information Disclosure Outstanding Award 2008.
China COSCO ranked first in the "100 Most Valuable Listed Companies in China of 2007 (2007年度中國上市公司價值百強評選)" at the first China Capital Exemplar Forum.
China COSCO ranked fourth of the "Best Listed Shipping Companies of the World of 2007(2007年度全球航運上市公司評比綜合排名)" by Marine Money.
"COSCO Pacific", a 10,000-TEU container vessel, was delivered to COSCON.
The acquisition by China COSCO of the dry bulk cargo fleet of its parent company was elected the "Acquisition of the Year" in the "2008 Seatrade Asia Contest" by Seatrade Asia.
"COSCO Africa", a 10,000-TEU container vessel, was delivered to COSCON.
Most components of the Tianjin assembly line of Airbus A320 were delivered at Tianjin by "COSCO Seattle".
China COSCO was included as the constituency of the SSE 180 Index and SSE 50 Index.
On 6 June, the 2007 annual general meeting and the first 2008 extraordinary general meeting of China COSCO were held simultaneously in Beijing and Hong Kong through video conferencing.
China COSCO ranked the nineteenth of the "Top 100 Listed Companies in China with Excellent Market Value Management (2008年度中國上市公司市值管理百佳)".
The bulk shipping operations headquarters of China COSCO Holdings Company Limited was established.
COSCON was awarded the best shipping company of "Far East/East Canada Routes" for the seventh consecutive year by CIFFA.
China COSCO was elected one of the Top 100 Main Board Issuers of 2007 and Mr. Zhang Yongjian, secretary of the Board of Directors of the Company, was elected one of the Top 100 Board Secretaries of Listed Companies (上市公司百佳董秘獎).
China COSCO won 3 awards from the event "Golden Ox of Top 100 Listed Companies in China Contest(中國上市公司金牛獎百強評比)", namely the fifteenth listed company of China, the twelfth highest revenue company and the twelfth highest market capitalisation A-share company.
China COSCO was elected the FT Global 500 of 2008 by the Financial Times and ranked 242. China COSCO ranked thirteenth among the 29 elected China enterprises, including red-chip companies.
All units and staff of China COSCO fulfilled social responsibility with action by donating a total of RMB32.81 million for the relief of the Sichuan earthquake.
China COSCO ranked among the top 20 of the "100 Listed Companies of Best Corporate Governance in China of 2008 (2008年度中國上市公司100強公司治理)".
COSCO Logistics ranked first in the ranking for "2007-2008 Best Social Contributor of the Logistics Industry in China (2007-2008年度中國物流企業傑出貢獻獎、最具社會責任感的企業)".
"COSCO Oceania", a 10,000-TEU container, was delivered to COSCON.
China COSCO was again elected as the Forbes Global 2000 outstanding enterprises and ranked 951.
A conference was held by CKYH for service enhancement and expansion of service coverage through cooperation of members.
China COSCO was awarded the "Best Achievement Award(最具重大貢獻榮譽)" in the 2007 prize presentation ceremony of "Overseas Investment by China Enterprises (中國企業走出去)".
COSCO HK Shipping was recognised as an "Outstanding Organisation in Fighting Natural Disasters (2008年抗擊雨雪冰凍災害先進集體)" by the State-owned Assets Supervision and Administration Commission of the State Council.
The computer centre of COSCON was awarded ISO27001 Information Security System Certification and was the leading computer centre in the shipping sector of China.
COSCO HK Shipping was awarded with "Hong Kong Shipping Company with Highest Registered Gross Tonnage (香港最多船舶註冊總噸位獎)" and the "Best Performing Ship Management Company in Tokyo & Paris MOUs Port State Control Inspection" jointly presented by the Marine Department of Hong Kong and the Hong Kong Shipowners Association. COSCO HK Shipping has been the winner of "Hong Kong Shipping Company with Highest Registered Gross Tonnage" for eight successive years.
COSCO Shenzhen was recognised as an "Outstanding Organisation in Securing Smooth Transportation during Natural Disaster (全國交通行業抗災保通先進集團)" by the Ministry of Communications.
"COSCO America", a 10,000-TEU container, was delivered to COSCON.
Wei Jiafu, chairman of China COSCO, was awarded the prize of "2003-2007 Pioneer of Computerisation of Enterprises in China (2003-2007中國企業信息化功勳獎)" in the event "Top 500 Enterprises in China’s Enterprises Computerisation "(中國企業信息化500強測評活動)
COSCON was awarded a Green Flag by the Port Authority of Long Beach for the third consecutive year.
To ensure the power supply of the disaster-stricken areas in Southern China, China COSCO deployed 40 bulk vessels with total capacity of 1.974 million tons for the shipping of thermal coal.
"COSCO Europe", a 10,000-TEU container vessel, was delivered to COSCON.
China COSCO was incorporated in the Shanghai-Shenzhen 300 Index and China Securities 100 Inde.
China COSCO was elected as one of the “Exemplary Stocks on the Shanghai Stock Exchange Corporate Governance Board” launched by the Shanghai Stock Exchange.
COSCON signed the contract for the construction of 16+4 container vessels of 4,250 TEUs.
China COSCO completed the acquisition of shareholdings of the major dry-bulk shipping subsidiaries of the COSCO Group and the non-public issue of A shares project.
COSCO Logistics successfully signed the contract for the logistics services project relating to the Tianjin assembly line of Airbus 320 planes.
COSCO Pacific acquired 70% shareholding of Xiamen Haicang Port Terminal.
China COSCO was incorporated into the Juchao 40 Index.
CKYH Consortium optimized the Asian/Northwest European shipping routes.
Chairman of China COSCO, Mr. Wei Jiafu, was elected the first President of the China.
Service Trade Association at the China Service Trade Conference and inauguration ceremony of the China Service Trade Association.
China COSCO was ranked first in the Transport and Logistics Sector of the Top 1,000 Global Chinese Business Enterprises List in the Asia Magazine.
COSCO Logistics and Bayer Materials Technology signed a strategic cooperative agreement.
China COSCO’s subsidiary COSCO International Freight Co., Ltd. became known as a meritorious logistics company in credibility building in China.
China COSCO was incorporated into the FTSE Xinhua 25 Index and the A50 Index.
The China COSCO Annual Report 2006 won the ARC Outstanding Award 2007.
All resolutions relating to the non-public issue of China COSCO A shares were approved by shareholders at the general meeting with a high number of votes.
COSCO Pacific completed the acquisition of 20% shareholding of the Suez Canal Terminal.
COSCO Pacific won the “Best Corporate Legal Team of the Year in Hong Kong” and “Best Shipping Corporate Legal Team” awards presented by the renowned legal journal “Asia Legal Business” (ALB).
COSCON entered into time charters with the shipowner, Seaspan Corporation, for chartering 8 vessels of 13,100 TEUs.
The Nansha Port Phase 2 project of Guangzhou Port, a joint-venture between Guangzhou Port Group and COSCO Pacific, a subsidiary of China COSCO, was completed and thefinal four of six container berths commenced operation.
COSCO Logistics adopted the latest half-float roll-off technology and successfully unloaded over-weight cargoes.
China COSCO won “The World’s Top 20 Most Competitive Chinese Enterprises Award” hosted by the Global Enterpreneur Magazine .
The controlling shareholder of China COSCO, COSCO Group, was ranked Top 500 Global Enterprises by the Fortune Magazine.
COSCO Logistics operated Asia’s largest wind power logistics project with success Asia’s first container of 10,000-TEU capacity “COSCO Asia” was named in Korea .
China COSCO completed the issue of A shares successfully, a total amount of RMB15,127,195,942.08 of proceeds were raised.
On 26 June, the A shares of China COSCO Holdings Company Limited were listed on the Shanghai Stock Exchange.
COSCO Pacific won the Prize for Best Corporate Governance awarded by The Asset magazine.
COSCON signed fixed-term chartering agreements for 8 vessels of 8,500 TEUs.
COSCON won the Prize for Quickest Cargo Delivery Shipping Route 2006 awarded by the Lloyd's Loading List Magazine.
COSCO Logistics won the tender for an overseas logistics services project for 12 million tons of refined oil from CNOOC.
COSCO Logistics completed overweight cargo roll-off and highway transportation in Indiafor the first time.
COSCO Logistics successfully completed the full logistics services for the “China National Exhibition” held in Russia.
China COSCO and COSCO Pacific were again elected as the Forbes Global 2,000 outstanding enterprises.
COSCO Pacific and Fujian Provincial Communication Transportation (Shareholdings) Co.,Ltd Liability Company signed a letter of intent.
COSCO Logistics successfully completed the full logistics services for the shipment of two units of hydrocrackers with each weighing 1,466 tons and 1,347 tons respectively, setting new national records in the transportation of ultra heavy large-size equipment by roll-on/rolloff loading and unloading methods.
Chairman of China COSCO, Mr. Wei Jiafu, was awarded “The Most Outstanding Individual in Promoting the Use of IT in PRC Enterprises” in the election awards of the Top 500 Enterprises in the Use of IT in PRC for the year 2006.
COSCO Pacific was awarded the “Best Investor Relation” by the IR magazine.
The CKYH Consortium restructured the eastern routes.
COSCON and CMA CGM of France would jointly create a new western route AMX.
China COSCO completed all the legal procedures for acquiring 51% interest in COSCO Logistics from COSCO Group, a controlling shareholder.
COSCO Pacific signed a memorandum with Kawasaki Kisen Kaisha, Ltd., Yang Ming Marine Transport Corporation, Hanjin Shipping Company Limited and Europe Container Terminals B.V., to jointly construct and operate the Euromax terminal in Maasvlakte port in Rotterdam, Holland.
COSCO Pacific was awarded the best prize in investor relations for 2006 by IR Magazine.
At the fifth China Freight Industry Awards, COSCON won five gold prizes, including the Best Liner Integrated Services Award, China-American Carrier, China-European/Mediterranean Carrier, China-Japan Carrier (Pan-Asia) and China-Korean Carrier and a silver prize for China-Southeast Asia/Australia and New Zealand Lines, which was the fifth time in a row for COSCON to win multiple awards in a competition organized by the freight industry in China.
COSCO Logistics was awarded No. 1 in all four contests at the fifth China Freight Industry Awards which include “integrated services”, “warehousing management”, “process management” and “coverage of network”.
The board of China COSCO was awarded “Directors of the Year Award 2006 (Non Hang Seng Index Listed Companies Group)” by the Hong Kong Institute of Directors due to its outstanding performance in corporate governance, which was the first H share company to be awarded with such accreditation.
The board of COSCO Pacific was awarded “Directors of the Year Award 2006” (Hang Seng Index constituent Group) by the Hong Kong Institute of Directors.
COSCO Pacific was accredited “Outstanding Enterprise in Hong Kong” by Economic Digest for the second consecutive year.
COSCO Logistics was ranked the first in the 100 top enterprises in logistics in China for the three consecutive years in the third contest of “The top 100 enterprises in logistics in China”.
China COSCO issued short-term bonds amounting to RMB1.5 billion in the inter-bank bond market in China.
The 2005 annual report of China COSCO was awarded three prizes in the twentieth annual ARC international annual report contest organized by Mercoom, Inc., a renowned accrediting institution. The prizes includes: the Golden prize for the best Chairman’s statement for annual report, the Silver prize for the best annual report overall performance and the Honour prize for the best annual report cover design.
COSCO Logistics was awarded “2006 – 2007 the Most Influential Enterprise in Logistics in China” in an industry contest organized by the media consortium in logistics in China formed by over 30 media in China, including China Economic Times and China Shipping Gazette.
COSCO Pacific announced that it would increase its capital and acquire berths at Zhangjiagang Win Hanverky Container Terminal Co., Ltd.
COSCO Pacific acquired 71.43% shareholding in Quanzhou Pacific Container Co., Ltd. and jointly operate six berths in Quanzhou.
COSCO Logistics won the bid for the petrolchemical project of Reliance Group in India.
COSCO Pacific and A.P. Moller-Maersk Group signed an agreement, pursuant to which A.P.
Moller-Maersk Group will subscribe 33.9% shareholding in COSCO Ports (Nansha) Limited (“COSCO Nansha Company”) (a wholly-owned subsidiary of COSCO Pacific). COSCO Nansha Company holds 59% shareholding in Guangzhou South China Oceangate Container Terminal Company Limited.
In the “2005 International Shipping and Auxiliary Enterprise Credit Assessment” organized and implemented by the Shanghai Shipping Exchange, COSCON was accredited as “International Liner Transportation Excellent Credit Enterprise (AAA-)” and was the only AAA enterprise amongst the participating international liner companies.
China COSCO was chosen as “The top 50 most competitive companies in China” by Global Enterpreneur magazine.
COSCON completed the acquisition of two overseas sales and operation companies, namely COSCO Philippines Shipping, Inc. and COSCO (HK) Cargo Service Co., Ltd. from China Ocean Shipping (Group) Company.
China COSCO was recognized “The Top 100 listed companies in China” by Forbes (Chinese edition) and ranked No.25, and No. 1 for air transportation and shipping companies.
The celebration ceremony for christening of MV. COSCO Hellas and the maiden voyage to the Port of Piraeus was held at the container terminal of Piraeus port in Greece. Wei Jiafu, Chairman of China COSCO and Karamanlis, Greek Prime Minister attended the ceremony and delivered speeches.
The maiden voyage of the vessel “COSCO Panama” was held at Panama Canal. Zhang Fusheng, Vice Chairman and Chen Hongsheng, Executive Director and President of the Company as well as the First Lady and the Second Vice President of Panama attended the ceremony.
The COSCON, K-Line, Yang Ming and Hanjin (CKYH Consortium) Four-Party Summit Meeting was held in Miyazaki in Japan. At the meeting, the parties of the CKYH Consortium reiterated that they would further strengthen cooperation in various areas to provide most competitive services to customers.
WEI Jiafu, Chairman of China COSCO, was awared “The Distinguished CEO Award 2006” by International Association for Chinese Management Research (IACMR).
COSCON entered into an agreement with China State Shipbuilding Corporation and its subsidiary Jiangnan Shipyard on the building of eight 5,100 TEUs container vessels, which will be due for delivery between June 2009 and June 2010.
COSCON was awarded “Shipping Line of the Year”in the 2006 Lloyd’s China Logistics Awards.
COSCO Logistics was awarded the “Third Party Logistics Company of the Year” in the 2006 Lloyd’s China Logistics Awards.
China Road Transportation Association announced “The list of the Top 100 Road Transportation Enterprises of China in 2006” and COSCO Logistics was ranked the first.
COSCO Pacific acquired 30% shareholding in Tianjin Port EuroAsia International Container Terminal Co., Ltd. and jointly construct, operate and manage three berths in Tianjin North Basin with the joint venture parties.
COSCO Pacific acquired 20% shareholding in Ningbo Yuan Dong Terminal Ltd and jointly construct, operate and manage five berths in phase 4 and 5 of Beilun port in Ningbo.
COSCO Pacific disposed 600,082 TEUs containers (“transferred assets”) and signed sale agreement and management services agreement with the purchaser to provide administration and management services for the transferred assets.
COSCO Logistics Shanghai Heavy Haulage Company Limited successfully completed the logistics services of Dalian Petrochemical Imported Large Equipments Rolling Off project, and pioneered in super-weight equipment six longitudinal lines roro transportation within the industry in the PRC.
COSCON was awarded “Green Flag” for environmentally friendliness by the Long Beach Board of Harbor Commissioners for its contribution to local environmental protection.
China COSCO was ranked 1,352 in the world’s top 2,000 enterprises of Forbes Asia.
“River Elegance” of COSCON, arrived at the Port of Piraeus, Greece, which was the first direct voyage by a Chinese container vessel to Greece.
COSCO Logistics formally entered into the “Algeria 5 million- tonne Oil Refinery Plant Project Logistics Contract” with China Petroleum Engineering & Construction Corp.
COSCO Pacific was elected as one of the Forbes Global 2,000 outstanding enterprises in 2006 for the second consecutive year.
COSCO Pacific has signed an equity transfer agreement with S.I. Infrastructure Holdings Limited to acquire its 10% interest in Shanghai Pudong International Container Terminals Limited.
CIMC convened its general meeting and approved the share reform plan of CIMC.
China COSCO was admitted as one of the constituent stocks of Dow Jones China Offshore 50 Index.
COSCON was again awarded “The Best Carrier for Far East/East Canada service”, which was the fifth consecutive year of which COSCON is being awarded, by voting, with such honour.
COSCO Ningbo’s naming and maiden voyage ceremony in Ningbo port was held in Beilun, Ningbo. The maximum container carriage capacity of COSCO Ningbo is 9,449 TEUs, which is by far one of the largest, most advanced and fastest container vessels in the world.
Chairman of China COSCO, WEI Jiafu, was awarded “Leader in the Global Shipping and Logistics Industry” by the Journal of Commerce in the United States.
Chairman of China COSCO, WEI Jiafu, was elected as one of the “Top Ten China Talents of the Year 2005”.
Chairman of China COSCO, WEI Jiafu, was elected “The Perspective IT Master of the Year” which was set up by the election committee of the top 500 enterprises in IT implementation in PRC. Among the top 500 enterprises of the IT implementation in PRC, COSCON was ranked No. 19.
COSCON and Japan Freight Railway (JR Freight) launched a joint intermodal logistics service etween two countries.
The opening ceremony of Yangshan port of Shanghai International Shipping Centre was held in Phase I of Yangshan Port. COSCON's vessel, MV “COSCO CHINA”, with 8,204 TEUs, participated in the ceremony.
COSCO Pacific signed a joint venture agreement to acquire Phase II of Shanghai Yangshan Port. COSCO Pacific owns 10% of the equity interest in the joint venture.
COSCO Pacific signed an agreement to acquire a 20% interest in the Suez Canal Container Terminal S.A.E. in Egypt.
Wei Jiafu, Chairman of China COSCO, was elected the “2005 CCTV China Economic Figure of the Year”.
COSCON, Evergreen Marine Corp and Hapag-Lloyd Container Line strengthened their cooperation by consolidating the Far East/Red Sea service and providing direct service for Southern China.
COSCON was awarded “Shipping Line of the Year” in Asia Logistics Awards 2005 organized by INFORMA Group, publisher of Lloyd's List, an authoritative media in the shipping industry.
COSCON, K-Line, Yang Ming and Hanjin Shipping convened a meeting and determined that the focus of the strategic plans for 2006 is to consolidate strategic alliance and enhance competitiveness.
Wei Jiafu, Chairman of China COSCO, was awarded a medal by the King of Belgium for recognising his outstanding contributions to Belgium's economic development and trade relationship between China and Belgium.
COSCO Logistics Co., Ltd. came first amongst the “Top 100 China Logistics Companies” for the second consecutive year.
Wei Jiafu, Chairman of China COSCO, was awarded the “Achievement Award in Shipping” by the renowned shipping and trading association in the US, International Propeller Club. It was the first time for International Propeller Club, since its establishment in 1927, to confer this award to the CEO of a shipping company outside the US.
COSCON, K-Line and Hanjin Shipping jointly commenced operation of the South China- Middle East express service.
COSCO Pacific was named the “Best Practices in Investor Relations among Asian Comprehensive Enterprises” and “Best Practices in Investor Relations among Chinese Enterprises” by an institutional investor magazine.
China COSCO was officially added to Hang Seng China Enterprises Index.
COSCO Pacific signed an agreement with Ningbo Port Group Ltd. to form joint venture company to develop Berth Number 7 of Beilun Container Terminal Phase IV. COSCO Pacific owns 20% of the equity interest in the joint venture.
COSCON and COSCO International Freight Co., Ltd. (COSFRE) jointly invested and incorporated COSCO South-China International Freight Co., Ltd. in Shenzhen to consolidate the marketing entities in the Southern China region and Hong Kong.
Shanghai Pan Asia Shipping Company Limited signed a building contract in relation to nine 200 TEUs container vessels with Chongqing Dongfeng Ship Industry Company.
11 container vessels owned by COSCON was named “Quality Vessels of the 21st Century” in the US.
Wei Jiafu, Chairman of China COSCO, was elected again the Chairman of China Shipowners' Association by unanimous vote at the members' meeting of China Shipowners' Association.
China COSCO has been officially added to FTSE China Index, FTSE Asia Pacific Index (excluding Japan, Australia and New Zealand), FTSE All-world Index, FTSE Global Emerging Market Index, FTSE/Hang Seng Asian Cyclical Index, and Xinhua FTSE QDII Hong Kong Index.
China COSCO (1919.HK) was listed and commenced trading on the Stock Exchange.
COSCON was awarded five awards in The Fourth China Shipping Industry Awards in 2004, namely (i) the “Best Shipping Company Golden Wheel Prize”, (ii) “China to the US (west and east coast) service”, (iii) “China to Europe service”, (iv) “China to Korea service” and (v) “Coastal service (Pan Asia)” for its integrated shipping services. Its subsidiary, COSCO International Freight Company Limited, was awarded the “Best Freight Forwarding Service Company Gold Prize”.
COSCO Pacific signed a joint venture contract to acquire a 20% equity interest in Nanjing Longtan Container Limited. The joint venture company commenced operation on 26 August.
COSCON was named “The 2005 Best Carrier for Fast East/East Canada service” by Canadian International Freight Forwarders' Association (CIFFA). This was COSCON's fourth consecutive year of winning the same award.
COSCO Pacific signed a joint venture heads of agreement to establish a joint venture to construct and operate a container terminal at Nansha Port Phase II.
COSCON was awarded “The Best Shipping Line (China Trade)” by Cargonews China.
COSCON signed a construction contract for four of the world's largest container vessels (10,000 TEUs) with Nantong COSCO KHI Ship Engineering Co., Ltd.. The first vessel is expected to be delivered in 2008.
COSCO Pacific was selected as one of the Forbes Global 2000 Enterprises in 2005.