Hutchison Ports expands its cooperation with the Egyptian Government through the initialing of concession agreements for two new concessions to operate world-class container terminals in Ain Sokhna Port and El Dekheila Port.

Port of Felixstowe becomes the largest UK port to deploy 5G technology and the Internet of Things. The port deploys its first autonomous trucks (AT) into mixed traffic container terminal operations and is the first port in Europe to introduce AT to container terminal operations.

Hutchison Ports Jazan in Saudi Arabia commences operations to the new multipurpose terminal in September.

Hutchison Ports Thailand and Nawarat Patanakarn Public Company Limited signs a contract for the construction of the remaining phases of Terminal D at Laem Chabang. The six autonomous truck (AT) operating at Terminal D handles over 120,000 moves of containers since 2020 and the port receives an addition of nine new AT with improved specifications to the existing fleet, moving towards its smart port transformation.

Hutchison Ports YANTIAN accommodates six 400-metres long vessels simultaneously for the first time after berth upgrade. YANTIAN can handle six 200,000-DWT-class vessels at the same time. The port also receives the world’s largest LNG-powered containership for the first time in South China and becomes the fourth port in the world capable of providing LNG bunkering service.

Huizhou Port Industrial Corporation new 50,000-tonne oil terminal receives the import/export approval certificate from relevant local government departments, indicating the new terminal has gain approval for commercial foreign trade.


Hutchison Ports signs an agreement to operate multipurpose terminals in the large-scale industrial city of Jazan City, for Primary and Downstream Industries ("JCPDI"). The port will consist of a container terminal and a general cargo and dry-bulk terminal in two phases.

Hutchison Ports acquires APM Terminals Rotterdam in the Netherlands. The new terminal is branded as Hutchison Ports Delta II.

Hutchison Ports is the first port operator to achieve 'true' mixed traffic mode terminal operations implementing AI autonomous truck technology into daily operations in Laem Chabang Terminal D, Thailand.

Port of Felixstowe will be the largest UK port selected by the government to deploy 5G technology and the Internet of Things to enhance productivity, efficiency and safety.

Freeport East will be centred upon the Port of Felixstowe and Harwich International Port as one of the eight new Freeports in UK. It will be developed as a hub for global trade and green energy.

Hutchison Ports Port of Felixstowe announce major investment in new equipment to help decarbonise its operations. The UK's largest container port has placed orders for 48 battery-powered terminal tractors and 17 zero-emission Remote controlled Electric Rubber-Tyred Gantry cranes.

PARIS Optimal Transport Planning Solution ("PARIS"), a wholly owned subsidiary of Hutchison Ports, and Ocean Network Express ("ONE") Inland Operations collaborate on a new project in pursuit of reducing carbon emissions embedded within their container transport operations.

Hutchison Ports YANTIAN starts to develop YANTIAN East Port with Yantian Port Group with an annual handling capacity of 3 million TEU upon completion.

Hutchison Ports HIT receives Cyber Security Enterprise Excellence Award to promote and advocate cyber security, and demonstrate good practices and high standards in cyber security preparedness.

Hutchison Ports BEST receives the ‘Best Container Terminal in Europe’ while Hutchison Ports YANTIAN the ‘Best Green Container Terminal’ awards at the Asian Freight, Logistics & Supply Chain Awards ("AFLAS").

Hutchison Ports YANTIAN (China), Port of Felixstowe (UK), Pakistan and LCT (Mexico) handle their 200th, 100th, 3 and 1 millionth TEU respectively.

Congratulations to these terminals for their anniversaries:

• Hutchison Ports YANTIAN - 28th Anniversary
• Hutchison Ports Sohar – 15th Anniversary


Huizhou Port Industrial Corporation (HPIC) signs the Letter of Intent of Huizhou Port GLP International Logistics Centre Project to develop a state-of-the-art logistics warehouse and distribution centre located at Quanwan Port Zone.

The group also extends its network of ports via an online signing ceremony partnering with the Egyptian Navy on the development and operation of a new container terminal in Abu Qir, Egypt.

Hutchison Ports Pakistan’s Regional Operation Centre accomplishes a record-breaking vessel planning of 601 vessels remotely within a month after the migration of vessel planning system from Hutchison Ports HIT and COSCO-HIT in Hong Kong.

On-site autonomous trucking test begins at Hutchison Ports Thailand’s Terminal D, a major step forward to becoming a “smart terminal.”

COSCO-HIT terminals in Hong Kong launches its first remote-controlled RTGC operations.

Hutchison Ports terminals in Busan (South Korea), Laem Chabang (Thailand) and Gydnia (Poland) handle their 40th, 30th and 4th million TEU, respectively.

Congratulations to these terminals for their anniversaries:

• Hutchison Ports YANTIAN - 27th Anniversary
• Hutchison Ports ICAVE - 25th Anniversary
• Jiangmen International Container Terminals - 25th Anniversary
• Hutchison Ports Tanzania - 20th Anniversary