History

1999

  • 02.01 Finished installing Global Maritime Distress and Safety System (GMDSS) in all vessels

1998

  • 04. Built an undersea cable ship, Segyero
  • 03.26 Organized United Alliance

1997

  • 09. Opened an exclusive terminal for Long Beach
  • 04. Dispatched the first female expatriate
  • 02.25 Signed an agreement to take over DSR-Senator

1996

  • 07.02 Achieved volume of loaded 100,000 TEU containers
  • 03.18 First to hire a female marine technician among Korean shipping companies
  • 03.07 Started hiring foreign seafarers from Indonesia

1995

  • 12.13 Signed tricorn consortium agreement with Joyang Shipping and DSR-Senator
  • 10.26 Achieved 2 billion dollars in sales
  • 09.27 Started sailing of the Asia’s first membrane type LNG vessel, Hanjin Pyeongtaek vessel
  • 08. Signed an agreement with Korea National Oil Corporation to transport LPG cargoes for a long period of time
  • 04.14 Established KT Submarine in cooperation with KT
  • 03.08 Established a local corporation in Shanghai, China
  • 01.01 Started an Atlantic line service to build global networks

1994

  • 12.31 Began era of 1 million TEU transportation (1.21 5292 TEU)
  • 08.02 Quality management system (ISO 9002) in maritime business certified
  • 05.31 Obtainment of right to transport fuel oil for Korea Electric Power Corporation signals start of tanker business
  • 02.28 Appointed Jo Su Ho as president

1993

  • 08.01 Started MEGA-FAX service for shippers
  • 06.01 Founded local center in China
  • 01.21 Ranked No. 1 in Korea-USA transportation with HJS21.3% in 1992
  • 01.14 Held MEGA 2000 movement resolution event
  • 01.06 Took over the first education ship, Malta vessel with 4,000 TEU

1992

  • 12.18 Achieved 1 trillion won in sales
  • 10.02 Published the first issue of a company newsletter, Hanjin Shipping
  • 10.01 Established Southwest Asia Local Center
  • 08. Developed and applied Ship Loading and Discharging Management System (HANSCON)
  • 02.20 Opened C-1 container terminal in Osaka

1991

  • 11. Started Australia route service
  • 10.02 Launched Marine Staff Riding with Family System in Hanjin Chungmu vessel
  • 05. Selected as an operating shipping company of LNG vessel 3 by Korea Gas Corporation
  • 03.22 Opened Long Beach terminal, Pler-C
  • 02.20 Started joint sailing of All Water U.S East Coast (AWE) with Yang Ming
  • 01.01 Withdrew from Trans Pacific Westbound Rate Agreement (TWRA)
    Started pendulum service (Europe Asia- North America Westbound)

1990

  • 12. Signed an agreement to transport supplies to the United States during Gulf War and sent three vessels including Hanjin Dubai vessel
  • 07.18 Applied computerized HANCOS booking control system to current jobs
  • 01.31 Took over Hinjin Pittsburgh vessel with 38,393DWT, an exclusive ship for hot coil products