Costamare is one of the few shipowners to have an exclusive shipmanagement partner in the People’s Republic China. Shanghai Costamare Ship Management Co., Ltd. (Shanghai Costamare) was founded by Konstantinos Konstantakopoulos and an experienced team of Chinese managers in 2005.
Located in the business and trading centre of Shanghai, Shanghai Costamare has been providing trustworthy management services to several of the Costamare fleet. Shanghai Costamare benefits from its location in one of Asia's key ports and financial centres to offer a very competitive shipmanagement service.
Shanghai Costamare has invested heavily in management and operation systems as well as training, with a programme of sponsoring its own engineer and deck officer cadets at Shanghai Maritime University.