History

2009

  • 12.01 Changed to a holding company system (Divided into a holding company, Hanjin Shipping Holdings, and an operating company, Hanjin Shipping )
  • 01.02 Appointed chairman Choi Eun Young as CEO
    Appointed Kim Young Min as president

2008

  • 12.02 Awarded 6 billion dollar export pagoda
  • 11. Started new renewable energy business and took over Samol Co., Ltd.
  • 07.01 Merged with Geoyang Shipping
  • 03.31 Won a contract of two units of 318,000DWT - class VLCC

2007

  • 12.27 Won a contract of two units of 313,000DWT - class VLOC
  • 10.01 Opened the first sailing training center in the industry
  • 05.14 Established Hanjin Overseas Tanker Pte.,Ltd in Singapore
  • 05. Built repair shipbuilding facility in cooperation with Sunhwa Shipping in Zhejiang Province, China

2006

  • 12.20 Established overseas terminal integrated operating corporation, HPC
    (Hanjin Pacific Corporation)
  • 12.18 Established Yanghyun Foundation
  • 11.30 Awarded 5 billion dollar export pagoda on the 43rd Trade Day
  • 11.26 Chairman Jo Su Ho passed away
  • 10.24 Signed an agreement to build 5,000 1 million TEU-class container ships
  • 09.01 Established Hanjin Ship Management which specializes in management of ships

2005

  • 09.01 Listed on Asia’s top 50 blue-chip companies by Forbes
  • 08.01 Published an environment report for the first time in the domestic shipping market
  • 07.15 Declared corporate ethical management
  • 07.11 Established a local shipping company, Hanjin Overseas Buk, in London
  • 02.25 Started Process Innovation Project

2004

  • 09.01 Selected for top 400 A-List by Forbes
  • 06. Introduced fair trade compliance program
  • 05.18 Established joint corporation with shipping agent, Hanjin Eurobuk Ltd, in London

2003

  • 07.01 Appointed Jo Su Ho as chairman
    Formed 3PL business foundation along with Hanjin Logistics Inc
  • 01.01 Established CKYH of global partner group for COSCO, K-Line and Yang Ming

2002

  • 11.17 Chairman Jo Jung Hun of Hanjin Group passed away
  • 11. Disbanded United Alliance (UA)
  • 06.17 Safety and Health management system (OHSAS 18001) certified for the first time as a Korean shipping company

2001

  • 04. Established a terminal operating joint corporation, TTI LLC(Total Terminal International)
  • 03.01 Established Hanjin Logistics(HJL)
  • 01.09 Invested in GT Nexus portal site and participated in membership

2000

  • 10.13 Environment Management System (ISO 14001) certified Annually transported
    2 million TEU containers
  • 03.29 Established info-communications subsidiary, CyberLogitec