Port2port News Service:
The visit of the Mr. Li Shaode accompanied by China Shipping top executives is regarded in Israel as an historic visit.
Mr. Li Shaode, President of China Shipping Group is due to visit Israel at the end of this month. Mr. Li will be accompanied
by Mr. Huang Xiaowen General Manager, Executive Director and vice Party Secretary of China Shipping Container Lines
and Mr. Yu Zenggang president of China Shipping (Europe) Holding GmbH.
The visit of the three China Shipping top executives is regarded in Israel as an historic visit.
Mr. Li Shaode, the President and Secretary of Party Committee of China Shipping (Group) Company, took post of president
in June 2006. Prior to that, Mr. Li had been Vice president and secretary of party committee of China Shipping from 1997 to 2003.
Mr. Li Shaode has been working in shipping industry for nearly 40 years and has rich knowledge in international shipping management and operation.
China Shipping (Israel) Agency Co., Ltd. said that the visit of Mr. Li Shaode is part of CSCL top Management tour in Europe.
China Shipping Group (China Shipping) was founded on July 1,1997. Under its umbrella , there are five specialized shipping fleets of oil tankers, tramps, passenger ships, container vessels and special cargo ships, which comprise of over 440 vessels with an aggregated deadweight of 15 million tones and an annual traffic volume of over 270 million tones.
China Shipping operates the diversified businesses of integrated logistics, ship management terminal management, finance
and investment, engineering and labor service, supply and trading and information technology. It has also established more
than 260 overseas branches and offices.
The company began its container services to and from Israel in 1999, two years after the company was founded.
The company has since established itself in Israel as a leading shipping provider to the Far East and North America.