The first large surface ship, accepted into the PLA Navy in 2017, was the destroyer (117) "Xining". The fifth destroyer of the 052D project (“Liyuan-3”) 22 on January 2017 of the year was put into service during a ceremony held at the naval base in Qingdao.
In June 2017, the composition of the South fleet Navy adopted the sixth destroyer project 052D "Xiamen" (Xiamen). Board number 154.
One of these days the squadron destroyer of the project Urumchi (052D) will join the Northern fleet of the PLA Navy. The board number is 118.
January 18 The PLA Navy 2017 of the year adopted the Ezhou corvette Ezhou (513 tail number) of the 056А project (anti-submarine version).
31 March 2017, the port of Sanya (Hainan Island) held the ceremony of entering into the composition of the Southern fleet of the PLA Navy corvette (small frigate) "Liupanshui", side number 51.
23 June 2017, the PLA Navy's Eastern Fleet entered the 054A Xuchang rocket frigate. The board number is 536.
4 July 2017 of the North PLA Navy PLA adopted another missile frigate project 054A "Wuhu" (Wuhu). The board number is 539.
11 July 2017 was part of the Southern Fleet of the PLA Navy. The corvette of the 056A Hanzhong project entered. The board number is 520.
21 July 2017 of the year, the corvette of the 056A "Yiwu City" project entered the Eastern Fleet. The board number is 518.
25 September 2017, the 056A Xuancheng Corvette entered the Southern Fleet. The board number is 535.
16 November 2017 of the year, the corvette of the 056 project "Yichun" joined the Eastern Fleet. The board number is 556.
November 28 2017 was part of the Southern Fleet of the PLA Navy. It was a corvette of the Xyncxa Suining project. The board number is 056.
1 September 2017 of the year in the port of Guangzhou hosted the transfer ceremony of the PLA Navy to the 901 integrated supply ship.
23 January 2017 of the year PLA Navy entered the supply ship "Dong Cheng 265" project 944А.
10 January 2017, the PLA Navy Northern Fleet entered the 815G “Kayansin” radio intelligence reconnaissance ship.
21 February 2017 of the year PLA Navy joined the large training ship 927 "Qi Jiguang". The board number is 83.
20 July 2017 of the year in a ceremony in Qingdao of the Northern Fleet of the PLA Navy a new type of bei Tuo 739 sea tug was introduced.