Korean Register of Shipping

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Korean Register of Shipping (KR)
Nonprofit organization
Industry Classification society
Founded 1960
Headquarters Busan, Korea
Services Classification
System certification
Naval services
Industry services
Website Korean Register of Shipping

The Korean Register of Shipping (KRS) is a not-for-profit classification society founded in South Korea offering verification and certification services for ships and marine structures in terms of design, construction and maintenance. Founded in 1960, the society employs 889 people.[1] Its headquarters in Busan and it has 59 offices worldwide.[2]


  1. ^ "News — Korean Register and Russian Register to cooperate on shipbuilding". Navigatepr.com. 2013-11-19. Retrieved 2014-06-13. 
  2. ^ "Shipping". Chemtech-online.com. Retrieved 2014-06-13. 

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