On December 23, 2019, COSCO SHIPPING and China National Offshore Oil Corporation (CNOOC) signed a strategic cooperation framework agreement. Capt. Xu Lirong, Chairman of COSCO SHIPPING, Mr. Wang Dongjin, Chairman of CNOOC, Mr. Fu Gangfeng, Director of the Board and President of COSCO SHIPPING and Mr. Xu Keqiang, Vice President of CNOOC witnessed the signing of the agreement. Mr. Huang Xiaowen, Executive Vice President of COSCO SHIPPING and Ms. Wen DongFen, Chief Accountant of CNOOC inked the agreement on behalf of the two sides.
Mr. Han Jun, Assistant to the President of COSCO SHIPPING and Chairman of COSCO SHIPPING Logistics, and executives from the Operating Management Division, Executive Division (Beijing), COSCO SHIPPING Energy and COSCO SHIPPING Specialized Carriers also attended the signing ceremony and the talks.