Wuhan Port handles 1,690,000 TEUs in 2019

The container throughput handled at Wuhan Port in 2019 reached 1,690,000 TEUs, a year-on-year increase of 8.1 percent, Wuhan New Port Administration Committee said on January 2, 2020.

In particular, the last month of 2019 set a new monthly record with 180,000 TEUs.

Wuhan opened its first international container shipping line on November 28, 2019, reducing the journey time between Wuhan and Nagoya by 3 to 5 days. And from February 2020, this shipping line will offer a container service once a week. (hubei.gov.cn by Ruan Xinqi)


Infographic: some major statistics on Hubei's economic performance in 2019