First partnership by the Chao with Taiship and Ping An Streamship
Wah Kwong founded in Hong Kong
Wah Kwong was founding member of HKSOA. T.Y. Chao led the first delegation to Taiwan
One of first owners to build ships in Japan
George and Frank Chao joined company working with T.Y.
Wah Kwong Shipping and Investment Company Listed
New Century and Wah Kwong merged
Frank Chao was Chairman of HKSOA
Hitachi Venture – largest bulk carrier ever built delivered
First New-building in China
George Chao as Chairman of HKSOA and negotiated flag issues between Hong Kong and Taiwan
T.Y. Chao passed away. Frank become Chairman and George his deputy
Wah Kwong privatized
Sabrina Chao appointed Vice Chairman
60th Anniversary of Wah Kwong
- George Chao passed away, aged 76.
- Sabrina became Chairman of HKSOA
- David Palmer was appointed CEO.
- Sabrina received CMA Commodore Award