Unit History: China Navigation Co
The China Navigation Company Limited (CNCo) is the deep-sea ship owning and operating arm of the Swire group of companies, and is wholly owned by the group’s parent company, John Swire & Sons Limited. The company is UK-registered and has established Owner’s Representative offices in Hong Kong, Australia, Singapore, Indonesia, Papua New Guinea, India and the USA. CNCo’s managed liner services serve over 130 ports worldwide, employing a mix of specialist owned and chartered vessels carrying container, bulk, break-bulk and project cargoes. CNCo has additional diversified dry bulk interests involving Capesize bulk carrier pool interests and the design and operation of tailor-made bulk logistics solutions for our charterers. The company’s main area of operation is Asia-to-South Pacific, with round-the-world services extending its network to Europe, North America, the Middle East and Indian subcontinent.