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14 missing as cargo ship collides with tanker off Shanghai

14 missing as cargo ship collides with tanker off Shanghai

  An oil tanker carrying 3,000 tonnes of gasoline collided with a cargo ship near Shanghai on Thursday, leaving 14 people missing, state media reported. State...

FAAN issues travel advisory to passengers over Coronavirus

Cruse liners dropping Shanghai sailings over coronavirus

  World’s major cruise liner companies have pulled their planned sailings from Shanghai amid efforts to mitigate the potential spread of the coronavirus. “Due...

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Shanghai remains world’s busiest container port 

  China’s Shanghai port has retained its rank as the world’s busiest container port, having handled 43.3 million twenty-foot equivalent units last year, Xinhua...

Container volume at Shanghai rises by 12.4%

Shanghai tops ranking of world’s best-connected ports

China’s Shanghai port took the title of the world’s best-connected port, according to United Nations Conference on Trade and Development’s (UNCTAD) 2019 ranking,...

Container volume at Shanghai rises by 12.4%

Container volume at Shanghai rises by 12.4%

China’s Shanghai port has recorded a 12.4% increase in container handling volumes in March compared to the year-ago period, according to Shanghai International...

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Shanghai remains busiest port in the world

China’s Shanghai International Port Group (SIPG) retained its top position as the world’s busiest container port for the ninth consecutive year. The port recorded...

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Shanghai container volumes up 5.3% in October

Container volumes at China’s Shanghai port have risen in October compared to the year-ago period, but they dipped on a month-on-month comparison, according to data...

World’s largest container vessels under construction in Shanghai

World’s largest container vessels under construction in Shanghai

Construction of two container ships with the carrying capacity of 22,000 TEUs, which would make them the largest container vessels in the world, began on Thursday,...

Cargo ship sinks off Shanghai

Cargo ship sinks off Shanghai

Ten mariners are reported missing following a collision between a tanker identified as Yong An and general cargo ship Shun Qiang 2, which sank taking down 13 members of...

Ten crew missing after ship sinks off Shanghai

By Jite Eriabie   China has launched a search and rescue mission for ten seafarers who remain missing after their ship sank off the coast of Shanghai. The ship,...

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China’s Shanghai container volumes up 7.7% in September

By Jite Eriabie  The Chinese port of Shanghai has handled more containers in September compared to the year-ago period, but volumes fell on a month-on-month comparison,...

Shanghai Customs seizes 2 suitcases made of cocaine

Shanghai Customs seizes 2 suitcases made of cocaine

Shanghai Customs officers have seized two suitcases made from over 10kg of cocaine. Listed among “high-risk passengers involved in drugs” in a database, a woman from...