Corporate Profile

Singapore Shipping Corporation Limited (SSC) is well-established shipping group in Asia and listed on the main board of SGX.

It is a spin-off from Hai Sun Hup Group Ltd (now known as Stamford Land Corporation Ltd) when the latter de-merged its shipping and logistics businesses in 2000 to concentrate on its hotel and property businesses.

Our Milestones

  • 1935
    Hai Sun Hup Co. began lighterage business along the Singapore River.
  • 1966
    Chairman, Mr. Ow Chio Kiat, took over and diversified the business into all aspects of shipping.
  • 1978
    m.v. Singa Satu, a pure car truck carrier with capacity for 2,000 CEU, was built at Oshima Shipyard and co-owned with Nihonkai Kisen Kasha.
  • 1984
    m.v. Singa Ace, a pure car truck carrier with capacity for 4,889 CEU, was built at Tsuneishi Shipyard and long-term chartered to Mitsui O.S.K. Lines Ltd.
  • 1989
    Hai Sun Hup Group Ltd was listed on the Singapore Stock Exchange and ranked second largest shipping group in Singapore.
  • 1990
    m.v. Envoyager, a heavy lift with a lifting capacity of 400 tonnes, was acquired and chartered to Mitsui O.S.K Lines Ltd.
  • 2000
    Singapore Shipping Corporation Limited ("SSC") was listed on the main board of the Singapore Exchange Securities Trading Limited.
  • 2006
    Demerger of SSC. Warehousing, logistics, agency and terminal operations were subsumed under Cougar Logistics Corporation Ltd., which was listed in the same year.
  • 2010
    m.v. Boheme, a pure car truck carrier with capacity for 7,200 CEU, was acquired.
  • 2011
    m.v. Sirius Leader, a pure car truck carrier with capacity for 5,190 CEU, was acquired.
  • 2013
    The shipping agency and logistics business of Cougar Logistics Corporation Ltd. was acquired.
  • 2014
    m.v. Capricornus Leader, a pure car truck carrier with capacity for 6,500 CEU, was acquired.
  • 2015
    m.v. Centaurus Leader, a pure car truck carrier with capacity for 6,500 CEU, was acquired.
    m.v. Taurus Leader, a pure car truck carrier with capacity for 7,020 CEU, was acquired.
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