19th December 2016
Hutchison Ports signs MOU for development of Chornomorsk Port in Ukraine
Hutchison Ports has signed an MOU with the Government of Ukraine for the development of Chornomorsk Port on the Black Sea. The MOU was signed by Clemence Cheng, Managing Director Hutchison Ports Europe, and Volodymyr Omelyan, the Ukrainian Minister of Infrastructure during a visit by the Minister to the Port of Felixstowe. The Minister was […]
19th December 2016
19th October 2016
15th September 2016
Update on Hanjin Shipping Incident
Since the filing for receivership by Hanjin Shipping at Seoul District Court on 31 August 2016, Hongkong International Terminals Limited (HIT) has, without delay, set up a dedicated team and provided emergency services to assist shippers and forwarders to efficiently retrieve Hanjin containers. HIT has so far helped affected parties to retrieve more than 1,500 Hanjin containers, with approximately 400 inbound and outbound containers awaiting handling.
12th May 2016
HPH Announces SOLAS Compliance Readiness
Hutchison Port Holdings Limited (HPH) has announced that its network of ports will be ready for full compliance with the International Maritime Organization’s (IMO) amendments to the Safety of Life at Sea (SOLAS) convention before it takes global effect on 1 July 2016.
9th May 2016
Sustaining HIT’s Position as a Leading Transshipment Hub in South China
The accumulative barge throughput of Hongkong International Terminals Limited in 2015 (HIT) has topped 2 million TEU – the largest in the Pearl River Delta. And in setting a new handling record of 120 barges and 6,414 moves in a single day, HIT has reaffirmed its position as a leading transshipment hub in South China for Pearl River Delta cargoes.
17th April 2016
HIT Lays a Solid Foundation to Prepare for Future Challenges
Hongkong International Terminals Limited (HIT) today announced that agreements had been reached with external contractors on service contracts for 2016-2017. An HIT spokesperson said that the agreement terms had taken into consideration the pay increase offered by external contractors to their workers, the business outlook, the company’s performance and the operating environment for the industry despite the challenges posed by the unsteady global economic environment.