From: Yantian Government Online | Updated: 2019-10-19
Yantian District owns Yantian Port as the world-class deep water port. The Yantian International Container Terminals is awarded the Best Asian Container Port, owns 18 deep water berths and operates 90 international lines per week. The District has attracted the affiliation of all the 18,000 TEU containerships across the world. The container throughput of the Yantian Port reached 12,700,000 TEU in 2017 and kept ranking No.1 in the world, accounting for more than 50% of the Shenzhen Ports' container throughput.All of these consolidate its position as the main hub port in South China. Yantian District has 42 port-vicinity logistic warehouses with gross storage area of 1.46 million㎡. It has been built as the largest port-vicinity warehousing base in China.