| China State Shipbuilding Corporation (CSSC) ,established on the I st of July,1999,is an extra large conglomerate and state-authorized investment institution directly administered by the central government of China. It boasts its being the mainstay of the shipbuilding industry in China. Under its wing, there are totally 60 sole proprietorship enterprises and shareholding institutions, including a batch of most powerful and some renowned shipbuilding and ship repairing yards, research and design institutes, marine-related equipment manufacturers and trading firms in China.
CSSC's main business is shipbuilding, covering both the naval and civil products. As for the naval ships,CSSC is capable of building almost various kinds of warship and auxiliary vessels as well as the related equipment for the Chinese Navy, thus earning the position as the backbone forces backing-up the Chinese Navy in terms of its construction. In the field of civil ships,CSSC is adept in building any kinds of modern ships fully complying with the rules and regulations of any classification societies in the world and meeting the requirements of any inte
rnational general standards and safety conventions and being able to travel through any sort of waterways.CSSC boasts its wide spectrum of products, ranging from the conventional oil tankers and bulk carriers to the sophisticated and state-of-the-art vessels, such as LNG carriers,VLCCs,chemical carriers,ro/ro passenger freight ships, large containerships, large LPG carriers, large self-un loading ships, high speed ships and various civil ships and offshore engineering facilities. So far,CSSC has already exported a large number of ships to more than 50 countries and regions all around the world.