Container volume at Yangshan port, Shanghai hit a record high in January, reaching 1.97m teu, an increase of 17.8% year-on-year.
Vietnam container port volumes increased by 8.5% last year to 16.94m teu, up from 15.62m teu in 2019.
The Philippine Department of Agriculture (DA) has endorsed ICTSI’s Subic Bay International Terminal Corp (SBITC) as a discharge port for containers of imported livestock and raw materials.
Shanghai Zhenhua Heavy Industries (ZPMC) announced that the company’s Southeast Asia subsidiary has won an order for 50 sets of tractors for natural gas terminals in Singapore port.
Container volume at China’s top eight container ports increased 20.5% year-on-year in late January, according to statistics released by China Ports and Harbors Association.
Cartagena, on the Atlantic coast of Colombia, has become the largest transhipment terminal in the Caribbean handling over 3m teu in 2020.
Brazil’s port of Santos closed 2020 with an all-time record in containerised cargo to 4.23m teu.