31 January 2018
On January 27, 2018, the second 20,000 TEU container vessel, COSCO SHIPPING TAURUS, was named and delivered to COSCO SHIPPING Lines. The vessel was built by Shanghai Waigaoqiao Shipbuilding Co. Ltd.
On the naming ceremony, Ms. Liu Shan, Director of No.5 Office of Board of Supervisors of SASAC, named the vessel and cut her cable as the godmother. Ms. Sun Yueying, Chief Financial Officer of COSCO SHIPPING, Mr. Qian Weizhong, Party Secretary of COSCO SHIPPING Lines and Mr. Wang Qi, Chairman of Shanghai Waigaoqiao Shipbuilding Co., Ltd. as well as executives and guests from COSCO SHIPPING, COSCO SHIPPING Lines, MARIC, DNV-GL, CCS also attended the event.
Images by China COSCO Shipping Corp. Ltd.
China COSCO Shipping Corp. Ltd. press release