Beijing: The north Chinese province of Hebei is planning to invest RMB17bn in port construction this year, according to the local authority.
Hebei is to add 17 new berths with 100m tons handling capacity this year. The major port Huanghua and Caofeidian coal terminal projects at Tangshang port will also be upgraded.
Last year, Hebei added 18 berths and completed 800m tons cargo throughput. [20/02/14]