China's ports register rising cargo throughput in January
Published: Feb 24, 2021 02:47 PM

Aerial photo taken on Jan. 11, 2021 shows a view of the Pacific international container terminal at the Tianjin Port of north China's Tianjin Municipality.(Photo: Xinhua)

China's ports recorded a robust growth of cargo throughput in January amid the country's steady economic recovery, data from the Ministry of Transport showed.

Cargo throughput at ports climbed 17.4 percent year on year to 1.29 billion tonnes in January, the ministry said.

In January, container handling volume at China's ports amounted to 23.77 million twenty-foot equivalent units, up 13.2 percent from a year ago.
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