Posted by: Release time:2018-02-08
This year, Qinzhou Port achieved a good start in the first month with a throughput of 8.493 million tons. It also broke the record for the highest monthly production with a year-on-year increase of 35.2%. Domestic trade reached 4.446 million tons, with an increase of 24.6% over the same period of last year. The number of containers processed achieved 173,000 TEUs, increasing by 47.9% on a YOY basis, of which 43,000 TEUs were processed in foreign trade, with an increase of 67.1% over the same period of last year. Domestic trade reached 130,000 TEU, with an increase of 42.9% over the same period of last year.
Thanks to the continuous issuance of the preferential policies of Belt and Road Initiative, the opening and operation of the Southward Passage connecting Chongqing, Guangxi and Singapore, and the implementation of the Great Clearance Policy in Qinzhou, rapid growth of port production has been made possible. At present, there are 30 container shipping lines operated by Qinzhou Port, of which 15 are for foreign trade and 15 for domestic and the transportation channels have been continuously broadened. At the same time, CNPC refinery production runs smoothly and imports more than 900,000 tons of foreign trade crude oil while the dock imports and exports crude oil and refined oil of more than 1.2 million tons.