News Release

12th January 2005

SICT Welcomes Intra-Asia Service


[12 Jan 2005 – Hong Kong] – On 5 January 2005, Shantou International Container Terminals (SICT) received M.V. “Heung-A Nagoya” on the Shantou-Korea Service of Heung-A Shipping Company Limited.

Two vessels, M.V. “Heung-A Nagoya” and M.V. “Heung-A Tokyo” are deployed on the weekly service calling SICT every Wednesday. The port rotation is Shantou, Yantian, Xiamen, Busan, Imari and Gwangyang.

Mr. David Wu, General Manager of SICT commented: “The call of M.V. ‘Heung-A Nagoya’ has strengthened SICT’s commitment to intra-Asia services and we will continue to develop such services at Shantou in future.”