China State Shipbuilding Corporation

Shipbuilders en route to challenge Korea

CSSC expects mainland yards to capture 30pc of world vessel market in three years

Monday, 8 October, 2007, 12:00am

GZ Shipyard shares rise on asset-infusion talk

Shares of Guangzhou Shipyard International, which builds small tankers, soared for the second consecutive day yesterday on investor anticipation of an injection of larger commercial shipyards by its parent company, China State Shipbuilding Corp (CSSC).

9 Feb 2007 - 12:00am

CSSC project confirmed

A change in industry practice is needed for the world's largest shipyard to thrive

China State Shipbuilding Corp's (CSSC) plan to build the world's largest shipyard in Shanghai lacks little in ambition but matching established North Asian rivals' productivity and technical expertise demands major changes in industry practice.

14 Aug 2003 - 12:00am

Global ambition for China shipbuilding

The mainland's shipbuilding industry has progressed in recent years to become the world's third-largest manufacturer and sixth-highest recipient of orders for new vessels.

22 Sep 1997 - 12:00am

Europe market seen as key to growth

Mainland shipyards plan to expand their 5 per cent share of the world shipbuilding market to 10 per cent by 2000 as part of a long-term plan to dominate the world market within 15-25 years, according to the China Daily Business Weekly.

23 Jul 1997 - 12:00am

China vessel orders surge to US$1.5b

CHINESE shipbuilders received orders for vessels totalling 2.4 million deadweight tonnes (dwt), worth US$1.5 billion during the first 11 months of the year, according to the China Daily.

The volume was up from 1.65 million dwt for the whole of last year and equal to the orders received between 1986 and 1990.

13 Dec 1995 - 12:00am

Norway group asked to invest in China

CHINA has invited the Norway's Kvaerner Group to invest in building a shipyard complex on a greenfield site near Shanghai, according to Lloyd's List.

It said the China State Shipbuilding Corp (CSSC) had approached Kvaerner with a proposal for participation in a US$400 million yard at Pudong.

15 Nov 1995 - 12:00am

China joins ranks of the giant shipbuilders

CHINA'S shipbuilding industry suddenly finds it has joined the world's strongest marine engineering fleets, according to official reports.

Boosted by achievements over the past 15 years, the China Daily said the industry was aiming to enlarge its share of the world shipbuilding market to 10 per cent by 2000 - from the present four to five per cent.

31 May 1995 - 12:00am

Shipbuilders post big gains

CHINA's expanding state-owned shipbuilding industry reported record profits last year as overseas orders rose 40 per cent from a year earlier to include markets in Japan and South Korea, the China Daily said yesterday.

The China State Shipbuilding Corporation built vessels valued at 14 per cent more than 1993, the report said.

5 Feb 1995 - 12:00am

Ageing of global merchant fleet tipped to push mainland up among the giants

THE advancing age of the world merchant shipping fleet has set the stage for a rise in shipbuilding activity, and China is shaping as a genuine competitor for the dominant forces of Japan and South Korea.

Emerging in the early '80s from decades of isolation, China's surge to third place in percentage share of tonnage on order for 1993 has been dramatic.

3 Nov 1994 - 12:00am

Mainland in tribute to HK yard backing

THE president of the China State Shipbuilding Corp (CSSC) yesterday thanked the Hong Kong shipping community for supporting China's efforts to join the ranks of the world's top shipbuilding nations.

3 Jun 1994 - 12:00am

Newbuilding on the rise in China

CHINA is expected to build ships totalling 1.2 million deadweight tonnes this year, valued at more than one billion yuan, according to China State Shipbuilding Corp (CSSC) president Wang Rongsheng.

He said half of the newbuilding tonnage will be exported.

22 Dec 1993 - 12:00am

China Shipbuilding

THE 98,000 deadweight tonne (dwt) double-hulled Vilomi Eira was built at one of the 27 yards operated by the China State Shipbuilding Corp (CSSC), which has become the mainstay of shipbuilding industry in China.

6 Oct 1993 - 12:00am

Peace of the action for manufacturers

SOME products made by China's armed forces are anything but military.

At least that is the case with the Long March rocket and civilian aircraft so admired yesterday by the Director of the Hongkong branch of the New China News Agency, Zhou Nan, and tycoon Henry Fok Ying-tung.

6 Jul 1993 - 12:00am

China promotes sale of wide-bodied vessels

A CHINESE delegation will soon visit countries including Malaysia and Indonesia to market a wide-bodied vessel that can be used in shallow waters.

The 35,000 deadweight tonne vessel was designed by China State Ship Building Corp (CSSC).

4 Jan 1993 - 12:00am