THE southern Port of Fuzhou in Fujian province has finished the build of two new berths within the Songxia port area.
The works includes one 50,000-tonnes
bulk cargo berth (available for vessels up to 100,000 tonnes) and one
general cargo berth (available for vessel up to 20,000 tonnes). The
annual cargo handling capacity of this project is 2.8 million tonnes,
reported Seatrade Maritime News, Colchester, England.
The expansion works are expected to raise the cargo throughput of Fuzhou
port, optimise port infrastructure and support the development of local
Looking to the future, Songxia port area plans to develop the Niutouwan
area and construct several new berths for container cargo
Fuzhou port processed 116 million tonnes of cargo and 3.2 million TEU in
2019. The port currently operates 30 berths above the 10,000-tonne