Taiwanese shipping company Evergreen Group celebrated its 50th anniversary on September 1, 2018, by holding an event at the Chang Yung-Fa Foundation to recognise the milestone.
Evergreen Group Founder and Chairman Dr. Y.F. Chang encouraged his staff to “keep pace with the times” and “work together toward achieving the next milestone” of a centennial anniversary.
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Taiwanese Minister of Transportation and Communications, Wu Hong-Mo, also spoke at the event, noted how Evergreen Group has built “a comprehensive shipping network” to facilitate world trade.
Evergreen, which launched Taiwan’s first Far East-Middle East liner service in 1972, is currently the seventh largest container line in the world, according to vessel fleet capacity data from Alphaliner.
In addition to marine and air transportation, Evergreen Group has developed into a global conglomerate across sea, land and air, expanding its business scope into aviation technologies and steel production.