2016

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News Release
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.

News Release
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.

News Release
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.

News Release
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.

2015

News Release
6th November 2015

KICT achieves 10 Million TEU Milestone

Karachi International Container Terminal (KICT) has handled 10 million TEUs (Twenty-Foot Equivalent Unit) since the start of commercial operations in 1998, becoming the first container terminal operator in Pakistan to achieve this milestone.

News Release
5th November 2015

Significant new mega-ship facility opens at Port of Felixstowe

The Berth 9 Extension at the Port of Felixstowe, the Port of Britain, has been opened by Dr Therese Coffey MP, Deputy Leader of the House of Commons.

News Release
5th November 2015

Port industry’s largest joint environmental initiative concludes on a reassuring note

Thousands of port employees around the world have enthusiastically contributed their time and effort to a joint environmental initiative

News Release
21st October 2015

Hutchison Ports Thailand Achieves Container Handling Milestone

Hutchison Ports Thailand (HPT) today held an event to mark the handling of 15 million twenty foot equivalent unit (TEU) of containers since the commencement of operations in 2002.

News Release
6th October 2015

BEST, Best for Rail

Hutchison Port Holdings Limited (HPH) subsidiary Barcelona Europe South Terminal (BEST) moved 15.000 TEU via rail in August, breaking its previous record of 13.000 TEU set in March of this year.

News Release
11th September 2015

Port of Felixstowe top for customer care

The Port of Felixstowe, the Port of Britain has walked away with the coveted Rail Freight Group 2015 Customer Care Award for its continued and sustained improvement in customer service.

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