Polynesia Line, Ltd.


China Navigation Company (CNCo), a subsidiary of the Swire group, has acquired Polynesia Line Ltd. (Poly). Polynesia Line Ltd., established in 1967, provides ocean transportation services between the west coast of USA and Tahiti, American Samoa, Western Samoa and other Pacific Islands, and also owns a 50% interest in Polynesia Shipping Services (Pago Pago) and Samoa Maritime Services (Apia). (CNCo) owns and manages a sizeable deep-sea fleet of multi-purpose, container and bulk vessels and has an extensive network of liner, bulk, logistics and shipping agency businesses around the Pacific Rim.