Orient Overseas (International) Limited

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Orient Overseas (International) Limited
Listed company
Industry Shipping and Logistics
Founded 1969
Founder Mr. Tung Chao Yung
Headquarters Hong Kong (Principal Office)
Bermuda (Registered Office)
Key people
Chairman: Mr. Tung Chee-chen
Website www.ooilgroup.com

Orient Overseas (International) Limited (OOIL) (SEHK316) is an investment holding company which involves in international transportation and logistics, and property investment and property development.[1] It is the parent company of Orient Overseas Container Line (OOCL), one of the world's leading container transport and logistics service providers.[2]

OOIL was founded in 1969 in Hong Kong by Mr. Tung Chao Yung. After Tung Chao Yung's death in 1982, Mr. Tung Chee-hwa, his elder son, succeeded to be the chairman of OOIL. In 1996, Mr. Tung Chee-chen, Tung Chao Yung's younger son and Tung Chee Wah's younger brother, took over the chairman position since Tung Chee Wah's election as Chief Executive of Hong Kong.[3]

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