Guangzhou port expands


Southern Chinese port of Guangzhou expands freight services to US east coast opening a new container line.

The route is operated by international shipping giants including Maersk Line, MSC, ZIM, Hamburg Süd, and Hyundai Merchant Marine, with a total of 12 large container ships of 8,200 to 8,500 TEU. The ships will stop at Nansha Port every Monday, first to reach the Port of Newark in 32 days and then Charleston Port in 37 days.

This new route to the east coast of the United States will provide a fast and direct shipping service to the clients.

As the end of August 2019, Guangzhou Port Group operates 154 container liner services, including 109 foreign trade routes and 45 domestic trade routes what makes one of the busiest ports in South China.