About Us

BSM China, established in 2008, is the first wholly foreign owned third-party ship manager and largest foreign ship management company operating in the country, a testimony to BSM’s forward thinking and commitment to the Chinese market.

As China continues to progress as a major ship owning, ship building and ship financing nation, BSM sees varied and highly attractive business opportunities within the region.

The SMC places a strong emphasis on quality management and the recruitment and training of Chinese seafarers and shore staff.

BSM China is a Shipping Expert Advisor to the Shipping Development and Promotion Centre of Pudong New Area Shanghai and is a member of the Shipping Committee of Lujiazui Finance and Free Trade Zone Administration of Shanghai.

  • Shipping Committee of Lujiazui Finance and Free Trade Zone Administration of Shanghai
  • InterManager
  • International Association of Independent Tanker Owners (Intertanko)
  • Society of International Gas Tanker and Terminal Operators (SIGGTO), Container Ship Safety Forum (CSSF)
  • Maritime Anti-Corruption Network (MACN)


BSM China offers Ship Management (Full Ship Management & Crew Management) and Commercial Management services

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Quality/ Certification

Quality systems, industry standards and regulatory compliance are at the heart of BSM China’s offerings.

BSM China is certified for and in compliance with:

  • The ISM Code
  • The ISPS Code
  • ISO 9001:2015
  • ISO 14001:2015
  • ISO 27001
  • ISO 45001
  • ISO 5001
Bernhard Schulte Shipmanagement (China) Company Ltd

1-3F Block No.7, 1690 Cai Lun Road Zhangjiang, Pu Dong Shanghai, 201203 China

Contact Person

Umesh Lulla

Managing Director (BSM China)