Chu Kong Shipping Enterprises (Group) Company Limited ("CKSG") is a listed company incorporated in Hong Kong held by Chu Kong Shipping Enterprises (Holdings) Company Limited ("CKSE") and subject to Guangdong Provincial Port&Shipping Group Company Limited (“GDPS”).
GDPS is one of the large-scale state-owned enterprises as well as one of seven leading logistics enterprises in Guangdong Province. It was designated as the fourth national 5A integrated logistics services company, with navigation business as its core business, in Oct 2006.
CKSE was established on 18th of Oct 1962. The company's strategic orientation is “Based in Hong Kong, Backed by the Mainland and Facing the World”, CKSE actively explores both the domestic and foreign markets, overcoming hundreds of obstacles with an indomitable spirit for nearly half-century. It successfully achieves the goal of continuous growth and good benefits of both economy and society with striding forward from “traditional operation” to “capital stimulating” and an transformation of industry structure to “ three dominate columns, eight businesses” as well. On 23rd May 1997, its controlling subsidiary, CKSG was listed successfully on the Main Board of The Stock Exchange of Hong Kong Limited (Stock Code: 00560); with its listing, CKSE had entered into a new era of capital and business integration. The main businesses of CKSE include the navigation logistics operation between Hong Kong and the Pearl River Delta (“PRD”), water high-speed passenger transport and passenger ferry trading and repair and maintenance. It also involves in sales and supply of oil and duty-free goods; investment and management of highway infrastructure; real estate development marine adviser and so on.
The brand “CKS” nurtured by CKSG has high popularity and influence on the cross border markets of high-speed passenger transport and terminal logistics among Guangdong, Hong Kong and Macau. CKSG operates and manages the largest high-speed passenger fleet and network of waterway passenger transport in Guangdong, Hong Kong Macau which is based in Hong Kong and covered the PRD and Macau including more than 10 cities such as Guangzhou, Shenzhen, Shunde, Zhongshan, Zhuhai, Dongguan, Jiangmen, Macau and so on. CKSG is also one of the largest operators of inland terminal and logistics service in the PRD. Based in Hong Kong, CKSG builds up a network covering more than 20 cities in the PRD, including Zhaoqing, Qingyuan, Foshan, Guangzhou and Jiangmen etc., providing the operation of inland cargo terminals, integrated logistics, international forwarding and solutions to logistic supply chain and so on.