On 19th April 2016, a South Korea maritime rescue team visited Shanghai Salvage Company (a branch of IMRF member China Rescue and Salvage).
The director general of Shanghai Salvage Company, Mr. Hong Chong, introduced the progress of South Korea “Sewol” salvage operation and expressed deep condolences to the families of the victims.
During the meeting, the two sides focused on the discussion of maritime rescue and salvage management mechanisms, and saturation diving technology. The management mechanism, organizational structure, and command and coordination system of the Shanghai Salvage Company was also introduced to the South Korean visitors. The two sides both expressed their wish to strengthen exchange and cooperation in the future.