MEMBERS - CSA
China Shipowners’ Association (abbreviated as CSA) is a voluntary trade organization composed of owners, operators and managers of merchant ships engaged in waterway transportation and relevant shipping related entities, which are registered in the People’s Republic of China. It is registered with the Ministry of Civil Affairs of the People’s Republic of China and has obtained legal corporate body status in accordance with The Regulations on the Registration and Management of Social rganizations promulgated by the State Council of the People’s Republic of China.
It has so far 197 members operating a merchant fleet of over 70 million deadweight metric tons (DWT), which accounts for about 85% of the country’s total carrying capacity. Its administrative body is the Secretariat,9 professional committees (covering most areas of shipping like container, bulk, tanker, reefer, liquidized gas, seafarer affairs and so on) and 2 branches have been affiliated in the Association. The Association was awarded through public appraisal as a National Model Social Organization with Excellent Performance in December 2004, and granted with AAA evaluation grade in the year of 2009 by the Ministry of Civil Affairs of the People’s Republic of China.
The CSA website is at http://www.csoa.cn/
Mr Xu Lirong
Ms Yang Ting