Swire Properties’ shopping malls are home to more than 1,800 retail outlets. Its offices house a working population estimated to exceed 73,000. In Hong Kong, Swire Properties is one of the largest commercial landlords and operators of retail space, principally through the ownership and management of its core centres at Pacific Place and Taikoo Place. In Mainland China, it has developed five retail led mixed-use projects, in Beijing, Shanghai, Guangzhou and Chengdu. In the USA, it has a mixed-use development in Miami.
Cathay Pacific, with its subsidiaries Cathay Dragon, HK Express and Air Hong Kong, operated 236 aircraft at the end of 2019, connecting Hong Kong to 119 destinations worldwide, including 26 in Mainland China. The Cathay Pacific group is the world’s eighth largest carrier of international passengers, and the third largest carrier of international air cargo. Cathay Pacific has an interest of 18.13% in Air China.
HAECO is a leading provider of international aircraft maintenance and repair services. In 2019, the HAECO group, operating from bases in Hong Kong, Mainland China and the USA, performed work for approximately 300 airlines and other customers.
Our Beverages Division sold the products of The Coca-Cola Company to a franchise population of 736 million people in Greater China and the USA at the end of 2019. These products comprised 13 carbonated and 48 non-carbonated brands.
At the end of 2019, the Swire Pacific Offshore group operated a fleet of 73 specialist vessels supporting the offshore energy industry in every major offshore production and exploration region outside the USA.
Swire Resources operated 204 footwear and apparel retail outlets in Hong Kong, Macau and Mainland China at the end of 2019. Taikoo Motors sells passenger cars, commercial vehicles, motorcycles and scooters, principally in Taiwan. Taikoo Sugar operates a branded sugar distribution business in Hong Kong and Mainland China. Our bakery business in south west China operated 571 stores at the end of 2019.
Swire Pacific is one of Hong Kong’s largest and oldest employers, where we have over 41,000 employees. In Mainland China, we have over 33,000 employees. Globally, we employ over 94,000 staff.