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Corporate Background

About us

New World First Ferry Services Limited (“First Ferry”) mainly operates five inner harbour and outlying island ferry routes in Hong Kong, including North Point-Hung Hom and North Point-Kowloon City, as well as Central-Cheung Chau, Central-Mui Wo and Inter Islands (between Peng Chau, Mui Wo, Chi Ma Wan and Cheung Chau), together with one special ferry route (plying between North Point and Joss House Bay, Sai Kung during Tin Hau Festival only). First Ferry’s five main routes record a daily traffic footfall up to 36,300 passengers (as of 30 June, 2019).

First Ferry is a direct non-wholly owned subsidiary of Chu Kong Shipping Enterprises (Group) Company Limited (“CKSG”) (Hong Kong Stock Code: 560) as well as an associate company of NWS Holdings Limited (Hong Kong Stock Code: 659).

The brand “CKS” nurtured by CKSG has high popularity and influence on the cross border markets of high-speed passenger transport and terminal logistics among Guangdong, Hong Kong and Macau. CKSG operates and manages the largest high-speed passenger fleet and network of waterway passenger transport in Guangdong, Hong Kong Macau which is based in Hong Kong and covered the Pearl River Delta (“PRD”) and Macau including more than 10 cities such as Guangzhou, Shenzhen, Shunde, Zhongshan, Zhuhai, Dongguan, Jiangmen, Macau and so on. CKSG is also one of the largest operators of inland terminal and logistics service in the PRD. Based in Hong Kong, CKSG builds up a network covering more than 20 cities in the PRD, including Zhaoqing, Qingyuan, Foshan, Guangzhou and Jiangmen etc., providing the operation of inland cargo terminals, integrated logistics, international forwarding and solutions to logistic supply chain and so on.