COSCO shipping upturn is expected in 2017
- Date: Sep 22, 2016
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Hanjin Shipping bankruptcy occasion, shippers are looking for more reliable shipping company, freight also soared – like China Ocean Shipping Group Hanjin and other competitors, these should all be good news.
China Ocean Shipping Group is China’s largest shipping company, the company’s deputy general manager of Sun Jiakang Reuters on Monday that in the past month increased freight – Rising Freight Ocean Shipping Group should be able to enhance the performance of the fourth quarter until next year.
He said, “From the owner’s point of view they are more willing to choose good credit can provide this service stable liner companies in the future, may be a bad credit they shunned the we are the beneficiaries of the group should in this respect one.”
February by merging two of China’s largest shipping company, China Ocean Shipping Group has a press run can count the world’s fourth largest container fleet, its flagship listed unit – China COSCO Holdings Company Limited operations.
According to Thomson Reuters, one of the China Ocean Shipping Group itself is the world’s highest debt shipping company, but also one of China’s largest state-owned enterprises, it has a staff of 33 people. Sun Jiakang said the company finance is improving.
China Ocean published last month in the first half loss of 7.2 billion yuan ($ 1.08 billion), mainly related to the sale of the bulk shipping business and a lack of government subsidies related.
“One is the fourth quarter of this year will be better than in the second quarter of this year … because there are significant changes in the liner industry, the container liner industry next year it will be better this year,” said Sun Jiakang.
He warned that if the global trade and economic situation does not improve, other smaller competitors may step on Hanjin’s footsteps.
Union into turmoil
Hanjin Shipping’s bankruptcy, also led to the existing container shipping Network turmoil.
In recent years, Hanjin Shipping forming alliances with competitors to share the ship and route, to deal with shipping long downturn. Today, Hanjin partners are eager to fill its vacancies.
Hanjin Shipping has suspended membership in the Union CKYHE September 2, China COSCO is also a member of the Alliance. Hanjin had to set up a new alliance with the German container shipping company Hapag-Lloyd (HLAG.DE) and four other companies in the next year.
Sun Jiakang said he does not believe Hanjin collapse will affect the planned new alliance with China Ocean French CMA CGM, Evergreen Marine of Taiwan and Hong Kong’s Orient Overseas Container Line. The alliance plans to start scheduled for April.
“Form a new alliance requires a lot of work, you need about a year or so to prepare everything in advance is not possible … it will not adjust these times, not because the event Hanjin make new alliances adjustments will not. ”
Sun Jiakang added that the US Federal Maritime Commission is still studying the new alliance program, China COSCO believes it complies with antitrust regulations.
Sun Jiakang said China COSCO plans to complete the merger before the end of this year and China sea.
He said that the global shipping market continued the pattern of change, there remain opportunities for potential acquisitions, referring to the January acquisition of a majority stake in Greece’s largest port of Piraeus on China Ocean.
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