Daily container handling volume at Shanghai Port has exceeded 160,000 teu, hitting a new high. The last year’s highest daily container handling volume of Shanghai was 158,858 teu reported in August 2021. During January and August this year, Shanghai Port posted a container volume of 31m teu, slightly increased 0.2% year-on-year, accounting for 64.6% of the whole year’s target.
Earlier this month, Shanghai Port launched operation of its Northeast Asia Empty Container Transportation Center. Having a handling capacity of 3m teu container per year, the center is expected to further strengthen Shanghai port’s leading position in global container shipping market.