The tourism and port industries of Zhanjiang, a coastal city in South China's Guangdong province, will benefit from transport upgrades.
The worlds first intelligent molten iron transportation system completed the whole process single machine heavy-load molten iron transport in Zhanjiang, Guangdong province on July 1.
The world's largest passenger-cargo ro-ro terminal project, Xuwen Port transport hub in Zhanjiang, south China's Guangdong province began to install its steel frame structure on May 20.
When the Shenzhen-Zhanjiang High-speed Railway comes into service later this year on June 28, Zhanjiang's first high speed rail line will slash travel time to Shenzhen and Guangzhou to just three hours.
The plans and layout for Zhanjiang's international airport were put out to public consultation on Dec 28, inviting opinions and suggestions for the future western Guangdong airline hub.
Two new sets of traffic lights were installed in Jinsha Bay, Chikan district, Zhanjiang on Dec 29.
Zhanjiang is making steady progress in developing its transport infrastructure projects, many of which scheduled for completion during the 13th Five-Year Plan (2016-20).
Transportation links between Guangxi Zhuang autonomous region and Guangdong province are to be greatly improved, with the construction of a new railway line—the Hepu-Zhanjiang Railway.