About KMTC

  • 2012.
    • 01 Busan New Container Terminal 2-3 step has been opened
    • Acquired AA grade of the AEO, Authorized Economic Operator, Certificate

  • 2011.
    • 01 Established KMTC SM (Ship and Crew management company)

  • 2010.
    • 12 Awarded "Person of the Year, Outport Carrier" by Korea Maritime Press
    • Selected for transporting the most volume in Incheon Port

  • 2009.
    • 04 Acquired the AEO, Authorized Economic Operator, Certificate

  • 2008.
    • 12 Awarded "The Tower of 300 million US Dollars Export" in commemoration of the 45rd Annual Trade day
    • 02 Commenced Haiphong Liner Service
    • 02 Started Pakistan Service
  • 2007.
    • 08 Commenced China/Korea/Southeast Asia/India Route Service
  • 2006.
    • 12 Commenced Vladivostok/Vostochny Liner Service
    • 11 Awarded "The Tower of 200 million US Dollars Export" in commemoration of the 43rd Annual Trade day Acquired the certificate of Integrated Logistics Company
  • 2005.
    • 11 Commenced Korea/Middle-East (Dubai) Liner Service
  • 2004.
    • 02 Commenced Incheon/Shanghai container liner service and expanded its service to intra Southeast Asia service
  • 2000.
    • 05 Awarded Iron Tower Industrial Medal
    • 12 Awarded “the Best Shipping Company in the Near-Sea Transportation Service” by Korea International Trade Association and Shipper Association
  • 1998.
    • 04 Acquired ISM CODE and ISO 9002 certificates
    • 12 Awarded “the 1998 Korea Logistics Grand Prix” with Presidential Citation
  • 1994.
    • 02 ~ 1998. 09 Expanded the container liner service to/from China, Vietnam, Indonesia, Singapore, Malaysia, Philippines, India, Bangladesh and Thailand
  • 1994.
    • 03 Awarded Silver Tower Industrial Medal
  • 1992.
    • 02 Established KMTC Air-Sea Service Ltd
    • 06 Commence Korea-Taiwan route/Hong Kong route
    • 08 First to open full container liner service at Ulsan Port
  • 1990.
    • 12 from/to Busan, Korea - Hakata, Japan Camellia Sailed a Car-Ferry
  • 1988.
    • 11 Commenced Air Cargo Agent business
  • 1986.
    • 08 Commenced Ocean Freight Forwarding
  • 1983.
    • 08 Established Soyang Shipping Co., Ltd.(General Agent for NYK Line)
  • 1981.
    • 05 Contracted COA for coal transport with KEPCO
  • 1979.
    • 03 Awarded Silver Tower Industrial Medal
  • 1978.
    • 11 Started the Far East/North America Full Container Service First to Introduce computer on-line system in Korean shipping
  • 1977.
    • 03 Awarded Iron Tower Industrial Medal
  • 1975.
    • 02 Started World Wide tramp service
  • 1973.
    • 06 First to engage full container liner service between Korea and Japan
    • 08 Engaged general agency work for NYK Line in Korea
  • 1972.
    • 07 Started the tramp service from/to Southeast Asia
  • 1970.
    • 08 Awarded the Presidential commendation
  • 1967.
    • 04 First to operate semi-container ships in Korea
  • 1964.
    • 02 Utilizing the Government Shipbuilding Program, took delivery of the largest Korean registerd ships at that time, "M/V Dongyang" and "M/V Shinyang" from the Korea Shipbuilding Corporation
  • 1954.
    • 04. 17 Establishment of Korea Marine Transport Co., Ltd