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Ocean Steamship Co
It was also generally known as Holts and had a trademark blue funnel on its ships.
1914 Known as The Oceanic Steamship Co
For many years it used Swire Group as it shipping agents.
1947 it formed Malayan Airways.
1965 Acquired the Liner Holdings Company, which held the Elder Dempster vessels
In 1972 it acquired William Cory, a major shipping agent, and the following year, it changed its name to Ocean Transport and Trading (OTT).
1986 Withdrew from Overseas Containers Limited and in 1990 it renamed itself Ocean Group.