Former vice minister of Ministry of Transport. He made contributions to deep-water oil tanker berths of 50 MT and 100MT.
As Captain of “Huatonghai” ship in COSCO, he made glorious endeavors with a totalcargo weight of 2.71 million tons.
As General Manager of COSCO Guangzhou, he led COSCO Guangzhou to make continuous progress.
Wei is President of COSCO, the second largest ship owner in the world, owing seven listed companies with the annual cargo volume over 300 million Ton.
As former president of SINOTRANS, he made SINOTRANS one of the largest international logistics group.
As chairman of Minsheng Industrial (Group) Co., Ltd, he is one of the largest ship owners. He is praised as “New China Shipping King”.
He is Vice Administer of Maritime Safety Administration, the PRC. Capt. Liu Gongchen assumed duties as Executive Director General of CHINA MSA in November 1998. He has suceesfully handles the fire accident and ensured the safety of 340 sailors.
He is general manager of Chinese-Polish Joint Stock Shipping Company and senior officials in Ministry of Communication PRC.