Port of Shanghai
Port of Shanghai, also called SIGP – Shanghai International Port (Group), is located near the city of Shanghai in China, and it includes a deep-water port and a river port. In 2010, the Port of Shanghai surpassed the Port of Singapore, becoming the busiest container port in the world. The port of Shanghai handled 29.05 million TEU, while the Port of Singapore handled half a million TEU less. In 2014, the Port of Shanghai set a historic record, handling over 35 million TEU.
The Port of Shanghai is an important communications hub for foreign trade in the Yangtze River region. It serves 281 maritime routes, linking principal ports around the world, and can handle 2700 connections a month. Shanghai is the most populous city in China, with about 14.35 million residents.
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Shipowners supports port of Shanghai: ANL, APL, China Shipping, CMA / CGM, COSCO, Ecu-Line, Evergreen, Hanjin, Hapag Lloyd, Hatsu Marine Limited, hual, Hyundai, K-Line, Lloyd Triestino, MISC, MSC, Norasia, NYK, OOCL, OWL, Rickmers-Linie, Roco-Carrier, UASC, WANHAI, Yang Ming, ZIM.