On 15th June 2017, Hong Kong Marine Department and Hong Kong Shipowners Association co-organized the 2017Joint Luncheon cum Award Ceremony. COSCO Shipping Group was awarded as “The shipowner with the highest GT on Hong Kong Shipping Register in the year 2016”. COSCO (H.K.) Shipping Co., Ltd. was awarded as “Best Performance in Port State Control Awards”. Mr. Wang Wei, Vice President of COSCO SHIPPING Hong Kong Co., Ltd. received the awards on behalf of the two companies. The representatives of COSCO SHIPPING (Hong Kong) Ship Trading Company Limited and Pan Cosmos Shipping & Enterprises Co., Ltd. also attended the ceremony.
The ceremony is aimed at delivering praises to the ship management companies, masters and crew for their support of the Hong Kong Shipping Register (HKSR) and their outstanding performance with Hong Kong ships and bravery on the high sea which made a great difference in the shipping industry.