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Evergreen Marine

Pacific carriers settle collusion case

14 lines pay US$1.3m and agree to restrictions on rate talks

Tuesday, 16 September, 2003, 12:00am

Evergreen drops charges against union to end stand-off

Taiwan's largest container shipping line, Evergreen Marine, succumbed to union pressure yesterday and withdrew charges against the International Longshoreman's Association (ILA) to free up thousands of boxes stranded since May 14 behind picket lines on the east coast of the United States.

13 Jun 2003 - 12:00am

Evergreen switches to giant vessels

Asia's busiest shipping line will charter eight of the world's biggest container vessels from a German company

Taiwanese container shipping giant Evergreen Marine will charter eight of the world's biggest box ships from a German shipowner starting in late 2005.

13 May 2003 - 12:00am


Francis Leung

Deputy chief executive

Acrontech Corp

Mr Leung has more than 20 years of experience in technology, financial and general management. Previously he was the managing director of Chubb Hong Kong.

24 Aug 2002 - 12:00am

Evergreen Marine joins east-coast alliance

Evergreen Marine Corp (Taiwan) says it will join the Crowley/APL/Lykes alliance in the trade between the east coasts of North and South America and withdraw its smaller charter vessels in service on those routes.

The four carriers filed an agreement with the Federal Maritime Commission on December 17 which is expected to become effective from February 1.

7 Jan 2000 - 12:00am

Evergreen names its new top team

Evergreen Marine Corp (Taiwan) has announced a major reshuffle of its management following the resignation of Chang Kuo-hua, heir apparent to the Evergreen shipping empire in September.

13 Jan 1999 - 12:00am

Evergreen to start weekly mainhaul call at Yantian

Taiwan's Evergreen will start a weekly mainhaul call to Yantian from October 16.

The service, which will link southern China and other ports in Asia with North American points, will be launched with the sailing of Ever Union to Yantian.

7 Oct 1998 - 12:00am

Evergreen looks to boost services

Taiwan's Evergreen Marine Corp is upgrading its services by investing in projects related to ports, container terminals and trailer transport in potential markets such as the mainland and Southeast Asia.

28 Sep 1998 - 12:00am

Evergreen expands Australia service

Taiwan's Evergreen Marine has become a full member of the new Australia South Asia (ASA) service consortium, expanding into the Australian market.

The alliance comprises Evergreen, Singapore-based Regional Container Line (RCL), Italian carrier Lloyd Triestino (LT), and South Korea's Hanjin Shipping.

15 May 1998 - 12:00am

Evergreen set for expansion after renewing lease with Los Angeles port

Evergreen has renewed its container terminal lease with the Port of Los Angeles.

Evergreen Marine Corp (Taiwan) president George Hsu, who attended the signing, said the lease renewal reaffirmed the shipping giant's commitment to the port and to its customers.

27 Mar 1998 - 12:00am