Guangzhou Port to develop new logistics park

Guangzhou Port to develop new logistics park

Guangzhou Port Group has announced a plan to develop a new logistics park in the Nansha Port area in order to meet the increasing demand for intermodal container services at the port.

The port has allocated 320,000 square metres of land next to the Nansha container terminal for the development of the park. The project will also include a railway connection.

The total investment on the project is estimated at RMB1.66bn ($260m).

Guangzhou Port believes the project will greatly enhance the port’s ocean-rail transportation capability and have positive impact on the port’s container throughput.

Construction of the project is expected to commence in November this year and complete by June 2020.

Jason Jiang

Jason is one of the most prolific writers on the diverse China shipping & logistics industry and his access to the major maritime players with business in China has proved an invaluable source of exclusives. Having been working at Asia Shipping Media since inception, Jason is the chief correspondent of Splash and associate editor of Maritime CEO magazine. Previously he had written for a host of titles including Supply Chain Asia, Cargo Facts and Air Cargo Week.

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