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Xin Chen

Asia Reporter


Xin Chen is a Lloyd’s List news reporter based in Shanghai. She contributes to our 24/7 news output, covering a broad range of sectors across the shipping industry's spectrum.
Xin graduated with a Master's degree in journalism from The University of Hong Kong, having previously worked at Shanghai Media Group for several years, including reporting for the influential  Dragon TV satellite channel.

Before that, Xin worked in Beijing for the People's Daily, China's largest newspaper group, where she helped cover the National People's Congress.

Fluent in English, Mandarin and Shanghainese, Xin brings to Lloyd's List experience in, and understanding of, Chinese business and state matters, coupled with journalistic experience that adds breadth and insight into the objective reporting of maritime developments in the Asia Pacific region.

She is a travel aficionado,  a diehard fan of the San Francisco-based Golden State Warriors NBA basketball team and enjoys what she describes as 'power-pop' and 'post-rock' music. 

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The most senior leader currently shown on the company's official website is general manager Yang Jincheng

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Gulf Navigation refinances five petrochemical tankers

Proceeds will be used to improve Gulf Navigation’s debt levels as the company’s current liabilities exceed its assets

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Wan Hai acquires feeder boxship quartet being built by CSBC

Wan Hai said a shortage of capacity pushed it to acquire the four vessels

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DSME wins LNG carrier order worth $238m

DSME’s new orders this year so far have totalled $6.67bn, and the company has reached about 75% of its annual sales target of $8.9bn

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Lockdowns in China’s manufacturing export hub hit logistics services

Yiwu port is closely linked to Ningbo port via its sea-rail services and is being established as the sixth port area of Ningbo port by Zhejiang province

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