COSCO SHIPPING LINES is one of the leading providers of integrated container carriage worldwide.
On December 31, 2014, COSCO SHIPPING Lines counted on 175 container vessels with a capacity of 840,692 TEUs. Large businesses reach the entire world. The shipping company calls over 192 ports at more than 64 countries and regions all over the world. In China, the service network comprehends the ports of Dalian, Tianjin, Qingdao, Shanghai, Guangzhou, Shenzhen, Xiamen and Wuhan. COSCO SHIPPING Lines offers deep-sea container service through its subsidiaries abroad, located in the five continents (Europe, America, Asia, Africa, and Australia) and its subordinated sales and service branches. COSCO and its Agents overseas conduct the sales and services using both COSCO and third parties’ capital. There are about 500 domestic and foreign points of sales and services spread all over the world, capable of providing customers with door-to-door service of top quality. Link to “Our Services”.
Incessantly market oriented and favoring customer satisfaction, COSCO SHIPPING Lines defends the valuable concepts of Global Honesty, Prominent Conquests, Dedication to Society and Provision of Mutual Benefits under the pressure of strong market competition. Moreover, COSCO has established maritime trade routes of relevance, for instance: China-Australia, Northwest Europe etc., and brand services as One-stop Service, HDA Service, etc., applying the latest concepts in international services and methods to improve the quality of its services, which are widely well reputed among consigners and all walks of life. For years, the Company has been awarded the “Carrier of the Year” and the “Line of the Year” Awards granted by institutions with authority, both domestic and foreign. Link to “Awards”.
In 1998, COSCO SHIPPING Lines established the Quality Management System based on the ISO Standard, having approved the end-of-the-year audits. In 2003, COSCO introduced the Environmental Management System and the Occupational Health and Safety Management System pursuant to GB Standards / T 24001 (ISO 14001), the Use Standards for the Environmental Management System, and GB Standards / T 28001 for Occupational Health and Safety Management System, having approved in same year the certifications for the Environmental Management System and Occupational Health and Safety Management System. By the end of 2014, the management systems of the company covered quality, environment, energy, occupational health and safety, social responsibility, internal control and risk management. Link to “Quality and Environment”.