China Ocean Shipping
, known as COSCO
or COSCO Group
, is one of the largest liner shipping
companies worldwide. It is a government owned company of the People's Republic of China
. Its headquarters is in Ocean Plaza in Xicheng District
According to the company, it owns over 130 vessels (with a capacity of ) and calls on over 1,000 ports worldwide. It ranks sixth largest
in number of container
ships and ninth largest in aggregate container volume in the world.
The Group contains six listed companies and has more than 300 subsidiaries locally and abroad, providing services in freight forwarding, ship building, ship repair, terminal operation, container manufacturing, trade, financing, real estate, and information technology. The Group owns and operates a fleet of around 550 vessels, with total carrying capacity of up to .
They are the largest dry bulk carrier in China and one of the largest dry bulk shipping operators worldwide. In addition, the Group is the largest liner carrier in China.
There are seven listed companies