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DA NANG: Promoting the strength of the main port

Wednesday, 31 January 2018 02:39

In the early days of January 1/1818, Da Nang port received the first tons of freight in 2018, and announced the 8 million tons through the port in 2017.

The first delivery of the new year 2018 to Da Nang Port with a capacity of 200 TEUS by the ship Lucky Merry, Liberia national transport. According to many people, with the arrival of 8 million tons in 2017, the output of goods through the port increased an average of 12.5% ​​annually ... Da Nang port has been maintaining the position of port 1 in the central region and is one of the largest seaports in Vietnam today.

It is reported that by the end of 2017, cargo through Danang port officially reached 8 million tons, an increase of 11% compared to 2017. In particular, the container output was nearly 350,000 TEUS, up 9.7% year on year. before. Besides, Danang port also contributes to the development of the city's tourism sector by receiving 82 cruise ships with nearly 148 thousand passengers and crew members, a 17% increase compared to 2016.

In particular, in December 2017 Da Nang Port welcomed the first ship named Truong Hai Star 3 of ocean carrier Chu Lai Truong Hai to Tien Sa Container Terminal. Accordingly, Truong Hai Star 3 is invested by Truong Hai Auto Joint Stock Company (Thaco), which will be put into operation in 2014 with a length of 133m, with a capacity of 8,015 DWT and a capacity of 657 TEUs. : TP. Ho Chi Minh City - Chu Lai - Da Nang - Ho Chi Minh City.

The event of Da Nang port to welcome Truong Hai Star 3 has marked the development of the domestic container shipping market. At the same time, contributing to the growth of container throughput through Da Nang Port.

Also in 2017, with a total investment of nearly 800 billion dongs, Da Nang Port has basically completed the construction of two new piers in the second phase of expanding Tien Sa port, adding 500m wharf, The total length of wharf is up to 1,700m.

In July 2017, the port also completed the commissioning of two Liebherr FCC multi-purpose cranes. In order to improve the capacity of cargo loading and unloading, the port will also continue to invest in more mechanical equipment, put into operation in early 2018 to increase productivity and reduce time to meet the demand. of cutomer. The port has invested two more tire crane (RTG 05 and 06) put into operation in early 2018.The raising, investment equipment to contribute to Da Nang port to meet more and more needs. high of customers.

It is known that the average port every week to welcome about 24 container ships landing cargo. The world's leading container shipping companies have been present at the ports, including Wanhai, Maersk Lines, Evergreen, MSC, SITC and Yangming.

In the coming time, Da Nang port will focus on two main areas: port operation and logistics services outside the port. In particular, focus on the exploitation of container ships, passenger ships and large tonnage ships. Meanwhile, logistics services include warehousing, CFS warehousing, bonded warehousing, commodity distribution centers, etc. The company offers door-to-door services to its customers. The gradual increase in the proportion of containerized cargo, passenger ships and large tonnage ships, gradually reducing the synthetic goods, will contribute to reducing the problem of environmental pollution.

Located in the Danang Bay with an area of ​​12 km2 with convenient transportation system, Danang Port is an important step in the logistics service chain of the Central Highlands. Da Nang Port is also the last of the East-West Economic Corridor (EWEC) linking Myanmar, Thailand, Laos and Vietnam, the main gateway to the East Sea