Evergreen retains top cargo firm status: media
By Joy Lee, The China PostTAIPEI, Taiwan -- Evergreen Marine Corp. ranks number one among other Asian marine cargo corporations in the comprehensive performance category, Containerization International (CI) announced yesterday.
March 1, 2013, 12:03 am TWN
The CI, a famous magazine providing marine cargo information, said that Evergreen Marine was also ranked number one in the category of shipping schedule adjustment consultative services.
The CI ranked all the marine cargo corporations on various categories based surveys conducted with clients in Europe, Asia, and America from January, 2012.
According to the CI, Evergreen were especially well-known for its excellent customer service performance. The CI quoted a Chinese client's opinion, saying that Evergreen Marine was much more active when responding to clients' demands.
Evergreen Marine said that it is the company's goal to fulfill clients' requirements, and it will continue to assist its clients in grasping their commercial pursuits.
Evergreen Group (長榮集團) founder and Chairman Dr. Chang Yung-fa (張榮發) received a Lifetime Achievement Award from the CI on October, 2011.
According to the CI, eight categories were listed for the ranking, including the accuracy of bills, the punctuality of bills of landing and shipping schedule, the flexibility of shipping price, the convenience to receive empty cargos, shipping schedule adjustment consultative services, and comprehensive performance.
The CI, funded in 1967 with headquarters in London, is the most longstanding media source and think tank regarding marine cargo business. The CI has been holding annual Containerization International awards to praise the extraordinary achievements of corporations and individuals.