The cargo throughput at Zhanjiang Port reached 64.41 million metric tons from January to July, an increase of 6.1 percent from the same period of the previous year and a new high.
The first RTG6000 mobile self-propelled container inspection equipment was recently put into use at the Baoman Container Terminal of Zhanjiang Port after it completed the commissioning and trial operation on June 1.
The cargo and container throughput at Zhanjiang Port saw a year-on-year increase of 26.4 percent and 34.4 percent respectively in June, both setting a record high.
The public bonded warehouse for frozen products built by Zhanjiang Nanfang Aquatic Product Market Management Co Ltd recently passed the acceptance of Xiahai Customs, which is under the jurisdiction of Zhanjiang Customs.
A total of 16,800 metric tons of low-sulfur bunker fuel oil recently entered the export supervised warehouse of Zhanjiang Port for use of foreign ships after passing the inspections of Xiahai Customs under the jurisdiction of Zhanjiang Customs.
Since this year, Zhanjiang Port Group has actively optimized and explored the use of production equipment and other technological innovations, accelerating the pace of mechanization, automation, and intelligentization of terminal site operations, as well as achieving improvements in quality and efficiency.
During the critical period of resuming work production, while continuing the fight against the novel coronavirus epidemic, Zhanjiang Port Group has launched a number of port operation fee reductions on March 2 on the basis of a notice on Feb 1 to waive the general cargo container depot fee from Jan 24 to Feb 9.
Starting from Sept 1, Qiongzhou Strait ro-ro passenger ships have officially implemented liner service and a unified information system to sell tickets, so that travel time can be greatly shortened.