Cosco launches new repair yard in Zhoushan

Cosco launches new repair yard in Zhoushan

Shanghai Shipping Maritime Technology, a subsidiary of Cosco Shipping, has inaugurated a new ship repair yard in Zhoushan.

The new yard, located on Liuhengdao of Zhoushan, will be an addition to Cosco Shipping Heavy Industry’s existing ship repair business in Dalian, Nantong, Zhoushan and Guangzhou.

The yard is expected to serve the growing demand for drydocking, especially due to upcoming IMO sulphur and BWTS regulations.

Zhoushan is a major ship repair base in China, and was home to over 100 ship repair yards at its peak however saw a large number of yard bankruptcies in the past few years.

Jason Jiang

Jason is one of the most prolific writers on the diverse China shipping & logistics industry and his access to the major maritime players with business in China has proved an invaluable source of exclusives. Having been working at Asia Shipping Media since inception, Jason is the chief correspondent of Splash and associate editor of Maritime CEO magazine. Previously he had written for a host of titles including Supply Chain Asia, Cargo Facts and Air Cargo Week.

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