Corporate History

1991 Shandong International Transportation Corp. was founded.
1992 Purchased first container ship “UNION FORTUNE” and launched liner service between China and Japan.
1994 Launched liner service between China and South Korea.
1995 Established the First Overseas Company “SITC Japan Co., Ltd.
1996 The corporate organization and all affiliated companies are reorganized to SITC Group.
2001 SITC Group accomplishes to become a full privative company.
2002 The inland transportation business is expanded by starting a joint venture with Damco (china) Limited and I-Logistics Corp. (Present: Itochu Logistics Corp.), and Tsingtao Beer.
2003 Established “Qingdao Qianwan International Logistics and Industry Park”.
2004 Full container services begin in Southeast Asia regions.
2006 Established “SITC International Holdings Co., Ltd.
2007 The headquarters relocates to Shanghai. The corporate organization is reorganized according to the business fields of Ocean and Land Transportation Department.
2008 Awarded Fifth Place in China Logistic Company of Top 100 in 2007. Ranked First Place in Private Logistic Company in China.
2009 Established “SITC Container Lines Phils., Inc.”, “SITC Vietnam Co., Ltd.”and “SITC Container Lines (Thailand) Co., Ltd.
2010 Listed on the Main Board of the Stock Exchange of Hong Kong Limited.
2011 Established joint ventures of “Qingdao Qianwan United Container Terminal APL-SITC Co., Ltd.” and “SITC-Dinh Logistics Co., Ltd.”.
2012 Awarded “Best Container Liner Company: Sino-Japan Route” in the 9th China Freight Award.
2013 Signed a 10000TEU contract of containers manufacturing.
2014 Established “PT.SITC Indonesia” and “SITC Container Lines (Cambodia) Co., Ltd.
Launched liner service to Singapore.

2014 : awarded ” Best Container Liner” by  DITP – Department of International Trade Promotion, Ministry of Commerce, Thailand.