December 1 - Wilhelmsen Ships Service will be using the forthcoming Marintec China 2009 event to showcase the range of shipping, logistics and maritime services it provides in China via Wilhelmsen Huayang Ships Service Co. Ltd, a joint venture with Huayan


The company's comprehensive network of offices in Shanghai, Beijing, Qingdao, Xingang and Ningbo serviced almost 1,000 port calls on behalf of some 150 principals in 2008.

The Chinese team has the expertise and experience to handle specialised cargoes and vessels. Whilst the company's team can handle all types of vessels, it is also equipped to handle specialised project cargoes such as cars, "high and heavy" cargo such as lorries, buses and tractors, as well as non-containerised cargo such as machinery and equipment.