Production and Sale of Coatings
Production and Sale of Coatings

Production and sale of coatings is the largest profit contributor in the shipping services segment of COSCO SHIPPING International. Our coating products mainly include container coatings, marine coatings and industrial heavy-duty anti-corrosion coatings. COSCO SHIPPING International formed joint ventures with the largest coating manufacturer in Japan, Kansai Paint Co., Ltd., and renowned coating producer in Norway, Jotun A/S.


Jotun COSCO Marine Coatings (HK) Limited, a joint venture between COSCO SHIPPING International and Jotun A/S, is mainly engaged in the production and sale of marine coatings in Mainland China. Jotun COSCO is the largest marine coatings manufacturer in China in terms of annual sales volume.

Sales Network

Jotun COSCO has a coating manufacturing plant in Qingdao with a maximum annual production capacity of 50,000 liters or about 67,500 tonnes. The factory has leading production facilities and environmentally friendly technologies in Asia. Jotun COSCO has sales offices in major cities in China, e.g. Hong Kong, Guangzhou, Shanghai, Dalian, Qingdao and Fuzhou, etc, and has warehouses in Hong Kong, Guangzhou, Shanghai, Zhangjiagang, Zhoushan, Qiandao, Tianjin, Qinhuangdao and Dalian.

Products and Solutions

Jotun COSCO specialises in catering for customer needs including shipowners and shipoperators. We provide excellent solutions for production and sale of new build marinecoatings, and coatings for maintenance and repairs, which can optimise hull performanceand fuel efficiency.

SeaQuantum Series
SeaQuantum Series

Jotun COSCO’s SeaQuantum is the leading silylacrylate antifouling globally and has been applied to over 10,000 vessels. The state-ofthe-art chemically hydrolysing antifouling coatings provide excellent fouling protection and incomparable hull performance up to 90 months. They offer better fuel saving potential than any other products in the market.

Hull Performance Solutions (HPS)
Hull Performance Solutions (HPS)

Jotun COSCO’s Hull Performance Solutions are designed to maximise hull performance and thereby reduce both fuel cost and greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions. The solutions combine state-of-the-art antifouling and application technologies with reliable performance measurements and high performance guarantee.

HPS can be expected to deliver a 15% propulsion efficiency gain and a 8.5% fuel cost and GHG emission saving as compared to a market average alternative.

COSCO Europe, 10,000 TEU container ship owned and operated by COSCO SHIPPING Group, applied Jotun COSCO’s HPS at drydocking, which was expected to deliver USD 7.5 million fuel cost saving and a 36,000 ton carbon emission reduction over 5 years


Jotun COSCO provides high quality coating products and technical services for Chinese and foreign shipyards and shipowners. The shipyards include: Shanghai Waigaoqiao Shipyard, Hudong Zhonghua Shipyard, Jiangsu New Yangzi Shipbuilding, Dalian Shipbuilding Industry and Nantong COSCO Kawasaki, etc. Ship owners include COSCO SHIPPING, Oceanbulk​er, Frontline, FMG International, and CMA CGA, etc.

Strengths and Development

Jotun COSCO has endeavoured, for many years, to promote its HPS, which provide customers with the best hull performance, and reduce marine fuel consumption and greenhouse gas emissions. In recent years, Jotun COSCO actively promoted the concept of ship maintenance to shipowners and introduced its easy-to-apply products, so as to achieve its sustainable development.

Business Contact

Jotun COSCO Marine Coatings (Qingdao) Limited

Factory Address: Room 109, Qingdao Hi-Tech Ind. Development Park,
No.1 Shangma Duan, An Dong Str., Chengyang Distr., Qingdao 266071
Gross area: 51,913.6 sq. meters
Annual production capacity: 67,500 tonnes
Product: marine coatings
Sales Region: China (including HKSAR and Macau SAR)
Tel: (86-532) 6868 9888
Fax: (86-532) 6672 6750


Jotun COSCO Marine Coatings (HK) Limited

Address: Room 902, 9/F, 101 King’s Road, North Point, Hong Kong
Tel: (852) 2527 6466-231
Fax: (852) 2861 1307

Jotun COSCO Marine Coatings (Qingdao) Co. Ltd. Jotun COSCO Marine Coatings (Guangzhou) Co. Ltd.

Address: Floor 21, Jiu Shi Mansions, No.28,
Zhong Shan Road (South), Shanghai, 200002, PRC
Tel: (86-21) 6333 0800
Fax: (86-21) 6333 8002


Address: Room1901-1902,1908 Pearl River Tower, No. 15, Zhujiang West Road, Tianhe District, Guangzhou, 510623, PRC
Tel: (86-20) 3878 0749
Fax: (86-20) 3878 1966


Address: Unit1307, C4 Building Wanda Plaza CangShan, No. 216, Pushang Avenue, Fuzhou, 350008, PRC
Tel: (86-591) 8738 3909
Fax: (86-591) 8738 3537


Address: Room 2605, Xiwang Tower, No.136 Zhongshan Road,
Zhongshan District, Dalian, 116001, PRC
Tel: (86-411) 3986 9292
Fax: (86-411) 3986 9282