The Vado Gateway Terminal in Italy, the first overseas equity investment project of Qingdao Port, officially started operating as "Maersk Kotka", a container ship sailing under the flag of Liberia, docked there on Feb 12.
In the first month of 2020, Shandong Port Group's total cargo throughput increased by 6.3 percent year on year to 121 million tons.
A new automated container terminal employing hydrogen energy and 5G technology in Qingdao, Shandong province, represents the future trend of port operation with highly efficient and environmentally friendly features, industry insiders said recently.
A fully automated container terminal started operating on Nov 28 at Qingdao Port in Shandong province.
China will take more steps to standardize marine equipment manufacturing, improve the quality and competitiveness and encourage overseas participation, experts and officials said.
The first think tank focusing on marine intellectual property rights in China was unveiled in Laoshan district, Qingdao, East China’s Shandong province, on Oct 20.
A vessel run by COSCO Shipping Specialized Carriers Co Ltd and loaded with close to 30,000 metric tons of paper pulp from Helsinki, capital of Finland, arrived in Qingdao, East China's Shandong province, on Tuesday.