6.9 C
Hamburg
Monday, January 17, 2022

New CN mobile APP Available Now

New CN mobile APP Available Now

Home Most Visited Cosco Shipping announces new chairman

Cosco Shipping announces new chairman

Wan Min is now the chairman of the largest shipping company in the world, China Cosco Shipping Corporation Limited.

The Chinese shipping giant has appointed Wan Min as the new company's chairman, replacing Captain Xu Lirong, who reaches the mandated retirement age of 65 for leaders of Chinese state-run entities.

Xu Lirong has stepped down as chairman and party secretary at Cosco Shipping after six years in charge.

The decision was announced on 1 November during the general meeting of the company for management personnel.

Cosco said that procedures will follow to implement this change in accordance with the relevant laws and regulations.

Antonis Karamalegkos
Managing Editor

Latest Posts

SCA boss says Suez Canal expansion will be completed in July next year

The chairman of the Suez Canal Authority (SCA), Osama Rabie, has confirmed that the expansion of the canal is expected to be completed in...

COSCO offers “special train” service to its compatriot Hisense Group

COSCO Shipping Group has announced that a special train for Hisense Home Appliances fully loaded with Hisense electrical products departed from Jimo Port Station...

Box volumes boost at Port Saint John in 2021

Port Saint John in Canada has reported a 10% increase in its annual container volumes with 86,949 TEU moved through the port in 2021. This...

Port of Felixstowe reports record container cargo handling

Hutchison Ports-operated Port of Felixstowe has handled the largest number of containers ever on a single ship in Europe, when the UK port's dockers...

CN Photo Project: The Picture of the Week

Container News wants to thank you all for your participation in the CN Photo Project. Among all the very beautiful photos we have received, the Container News team has...