Hong Kong container throughput rises 3.5pc in January
Reklam
Reklam
Reklam

Hong Kong container throughput rises 3.5pc in January

HONG Kong's container volume increased 3.5 per cent to 1.73 million TEU in January compared to 1.67 million TEU in the same month last year, according to statistics from the Hong Kong Maritime and Port Board.

16 February 2017 - 20:00 - Update: 17 February 2017 - 01:14

Most of Hong Kong's volume is from the container terminals at Kwai Tsing that handled 1.33 million boxes in January, an increase of 3.6 per cent over the same month last year. Export containers totalled 662,000 TEU, a year-on-year increase of 5 per cent. Imports totalled 671,000 TEU, 2.3 per cent higher than in January 2016.

The port of Singapore handled 2.62 million in the first month of the year, while the world's busiest port, Shanghai, handled 3.3 million container units.

 

 

 

 

This news 317 hits received.

COMMENTS

  • 0 Comment
No comments added yet. Be the first to comment..
MAY INTEREST YOU x
Carrier rate discipline crumbles as liners fight for market share: Alphaliner
Carrier rate discipline crumbles as liners fight for market share:...
Overcapacity fears from new ULCVs unfounded, says Alphaliner
Overcapacity fears from new ULCVs unfounded, says Alphaliner