Port of Xiamen
Port of Xiamen is situated in China and has maritime connections with over 60 ports in 40 countries and regions around the world, including Australia, Japan, Singapore, USA and Canada. Of particular importance is the cooperation with ports in Taiwan as Port Xiamen is located on the Taiwan Strait, 200 nautical miles from the Port of Taipei. It is a multi-functional, modernized port adapted to tourism, transport of people, international transshipment, trade and transit. There is railway access in the port’s vicinity.
Port Xiamen in numbers:
In 1995, the amount of goods accepted at the port exceeded 13 million tons and 310 thousand TEU.
In 2003, the Port of Xiamen was able to accept 34 million tons of cargo, including 2.3 million TEU.
Each month, 469 ships on average arrive at the Port of Xiamen.
Xiamen became one of the most important ports in China. The Port of Xiamen is equipped with machines and devices for handling all kinds of cargos – various types of cranes, barges, devices for unloading of ships, transshipment of general grain and fertilizers, coal, etc. In addition, the Port of Xiamen is equipped with a modern data management system and with modern port facilities. Main imported goods include wheat, cement, chemical fertilizers, coal, rolled steel and sugar. Main exported goods include tea, salt and graphite dust.
The city of Xiamen has 636,548 residents. Since 1981, it has had the status of a special economic zone. Xiamen is an industrial center for high-tech, electronic, machine, metal, chemical, petrochemical, fish, textile and shipyard industries.
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Shipowners supports port Xiamen: ANL, APL, China Shipping, CMA / CGM, COSCO, Ecu-Line, Evergreen, Hanjin, Hapag Lloyd, Hatsu Marine Limited, Hyundai, K-Line, Lloyd Triestino, MISC, MOL, Norasia, NYK, OOCL, OWL, UASC, WANHAI, Yang Ming, ZIM / KLB.