Zhanjiang's transportation speeding into modernity

Zhanjiang will invest $3 billion in 60 transportation projects in 2019 to develop its airport, railway, highway and port.

Traffic construction of Zhanjiang has achieved tremendous development in 2018.

Zhanjiang International Airport was approved by the State Council, and the construction of the terminal building went underway, as well as the supporting railway and airport economic zone.

The Zhanjiang West Railway Station was put into use, with the opening of Jiangmen-Zhanjiang section of Shenzhen-Zhanjiang High-speed Railway. The Donghai Island Railway was completed and opened to traffic.

The reconstruction and expansion project of Zhanjiang-Xuwen Expressway was completed.

Zhanjiang Port became the world's only deep-water port in South China capable of accommodating 400,000-ton ships. The annual cargo throughput exceeded 300 million tons, ranking second in the province and first in the Beibu Gulf.

1Zhanjiang International Airport

Zhanjiang International Airport is a provincial-level key project addressed in Tangzhui town, Wuchuan, Zhanjiang, Guangdong province.

The length of the runway is expected to be 3,200 meters from northwest to southeast, and the station area is about 240,000 square meters, with 30 Class C positions.

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2High-speed railways

Zhanjiang will build a radial high-speed railway network this year connecting Zhanjiang with Guangdong-Hong Kong-Macao Greater Bay Area, Beibu Gulf Urban Agglomeration and Hainan Free Trade Zone by constructing Guangzhou-Zhanjiang High-speed Railway, Hepu-Zhanjiang High-speed Railway and Zhanjiang-Haikou High-speed Railway.

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3Important highways

Zhanjiang will build a highway network including ring roads of urban, bay area, and peninsula.

It will build Leizhou branch line of Yulin-Zhanjiang Highway, Longtousha branch line of Chongqing-Zhanjiang Highway, and Caotan, Yuemin, Wushi, Jiaowei, Qianshan, Dongli branch lines of Zhanjiang-Xuwen Highway.

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4Port construction

In 2019, Zhanjiang will accelerate the construction of the Zhanjiang International Cruise Port Complex, deepen cooperation with neighboring ports, and expand inland dry ports.

The city will complete the construction of the 400,000-ton waterway of Zhanjiang Port, the supporting terminal of Baosteel Zhanjiang Co, and the first phase of the disassembly and assembly service area of Zhanjiang Port.

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