2010 Ningbo port and shipping development report released

Category: Ningbo Port
Published: Sunday, 18 September 2011 14:31

Ningbo Bureau of Port and Shipping Administration released the 2010 Ningbo port and shipping development report on September 6. The report shows that last year, with the constant recovery of world economy and the rapid development of national economy, the overall trade for Ningbo port and shipping is well under way. With its cargo throughput standing at 4.12 million tons, the port of Ningbo ranked 3rd in China. The container throughput reached 1.30035 million standard containers, boasting the biggest increase among the top 30 ports worldwide and ranking 3rd in China and 6th in the world. With the  overall amount of waterway transportation adding up to 1.23 million tons, last year saw a great improvement in the coastal container transportation at home. The investment in constructing the waterway transportation reached 3,501 million RMB yuan, and 1270 ships were inspected. During the year, the strength of the shipping enterprises was further enhanced, and working ships and specialized ships become the main product of Ningbo shipbuilding industry.

2010 Ningbo port and shipping development report covers the outline of Ningbo port and shipping development during the 11th Five-year Plan Period, major events of Ningbo port and shipping development in 2010, the development and administration of the port, the development and administration of shipping, the construction and management of infrastructure for waterway transportation and the ship inspection. It is an authorized report revealing the general situation of the port and shipping development of Ningbo.