Learned from the Qingdao port group, the first quarter of this year, Qingdao port container throughput reached 4 million 428 thousand and 400 TEU, an increase of 4.8%. The port above the national scale coastal container slowdown, contrarian growth. At the same time, according to data released in the first quarter of the container throughput of Qingdao port, replace the Hongkong port, climbed to fifth in the world.
According to the recent Hong Kong Port Development Council announced the new port throughput data, in the first quarter of Hong Kong port container throughput fell 10.4%, to $44.1 million TEU. And in the first quarter of Qingdao port 8000TEU above the ship berthing 227 ships, there have been eight ship in Hong Kong a single voyage handling capacity of more than 1 million TEU, up to a maximum of 13853TEU. In addition, the highest single day port completed 32956TEU, a three year record of daily throughput.
From the end of last year, Qingdao port began to identify new projects and start the program, the headquarters strategy to achieve success. A quarter of the Qingdao port group transfer box an increase of 31%, Maersk, CMA CGM, evergreen, shipping company container volume are to achieve substantial growth, currently has nine shipping companies and port of Qingdao signed 10 boutique route service, effectively promote container volume growth.