SCAC Code: COSU
BL prefix: COSU, PASU
Founded: merger between COSCO Group and China Shipping Company in 2016
Corporate HQ: Shanghai, China
COSCO Shipping Website: https://lines.coscoshipping.com/home/
Portcast provides an accurate and real-time COSCO container tracking tool to provide visibility of global shipments from the COSCO shipping line.
China COSCO Shipping Corporation Limited (COSCO Shipping), is a Chinese multinational conglomerate headquartered in Shanghai. It is a product of a merger between COSCO and China Shipping, forming COSCO Shipping. China Shipping (Group) Company was founded in 1997 and was headquartered in Shanghai. China Ocean Shipping (Group) Company, founded in 1961 and headquartered in Beijing.
In August 2018 COSCO completed acquisition of Orient Overseas (International) which is the parent company of OOCL. This makes COSCO Shipping Line a top 5 ocean cargo container line by TEU and vessel fleet count.
COSCO operates six Universe class vessels with a maximum theoretical capacity of 21,237 TEU. Those ships are COSCO Shipping Universe, COSCO Shipping Nebula, COSCO Shipping Galaxy, COSCO Shipping Solar, COSCO Shipping Star, COSCO Shipping Planet.
COSCO Shipping Tracking by Portcast combines carrier track and trace data with sailing schedules, AIS geolocation and transhipment data. Portcast predicts COSCO Container ETA with high accuracy and explainability. COSCO shipping tracking provides alerts on delays and pre-arrival as well as any disruption in the voyage. To get started, enter your Master Bill of Lading/booking or container number.