Corneck, Warrington Kenneth, b 1920 (businessman)
Warrington Kenneth Corneck worked for Jardine, Matheson & Co. Ltd from 1937 to 1976. He was employed at Hong Kong, Korea, Shanghai and Taiwan, mainly with regard to the company's shipping activities.
Found in 11 Collections and/or Records:
Semi-official correspondence between Tokyo and Korea, New York and Tientsin, 1950-1951 (mainly 1950)
An incomplete set of copies of semi-official letters from Jardine Matheson, Korea, to Jardine Matheson, Hong Kong, with enclosed letters and papers, including monthly reports. The correspondents are H.D.M. Barton, D.I. Bosanquet, W.K. Corneck, R. Gordon, M.A.R. Herries; F. Jolly, D.F. Landale, A. Montgomery and D.B. Nelson.
Copies of semi-official letters from Jardine Matheson, Tokyo, to Jardine Matheson, Korea (Seoul):
1. Nos 5-14 from M.L. Railton to W.K. Corneck, 14 October-16 December 1949.
2. Nos 1-36 from F.A. Pollock and M.L. Railton to W.K. Corneck and D.A.S. Gordon, 4 January-26 June 1950. No. 34 encloses a copy of a cutting from the 'Nippon Times', 9 June 1950, regarding the Japan Korea Trade Agreement.
Summaries of telephone conversations between Jardine Matheson, Hong Kong, and Jardine Matheson, Shanghai. The main subject is trade in a wide range of commodities, including the involvement of the company's subsidiaries Ewo Breweries Ltd, Ewo Cotton Mills, Jardine Engineering Corporation Ltd and Shanghai & Hongkong Wharf Co. Ltd. Index entries for many of the staff and companies featured in the conversations are given below.