Provincial Party Committee Secretary Luo Zhijun Visited Taicang Port
On March 29, 2012, Provincial Party Committee Secretary Luo Zhijun of the Standing Committee of the Provincial People’s Congress visited Taicang Port for investigation and investigation. Provincial Party Committee Standing Committee, Secretary-General Fan Jinlong, Assistant Governor, Xu Nanping, Director of the Science and Technology Department, Jiang Hongkun, Member of the Standing Committee of the Provincial Party Committee, Secretary of the Suzhou Municipal Party Committee, You Qingzhong, Director of the Provincial Department of Transportation, You Qingzhong, Director of the Port Management Committee of Taicang Port Wang Zhuming, Secretary of the Taicang City Committee Lu Liusheng, Mayor Wang Jianfeng accompanied the investigation.
Secretary Luo Zhijun emphasized in the investigation that it is necessary to thoroughly implement the new requirements of General Secretary Hu Jintao for Jiangsu's work, fully implement the decision-making and deployment of the provincial party committee and the provincial government, firmly grasp the theme of scientific development, and closely follow the main line of transforming the mode of economic development. With greater efforts to promote economic transformation and upgrading, and promote economic and social development to a new level, and strive to be the province's first to basically achieve the modernization of the first march. Luo Shuji pointed out that Taicang Port is one of the two major ports that the province has focused on developing. It is necessary to speed up the construction of ports, increase the density and operational capacity of flights, and better use the radiation and driving role of ports, in modern service industries in Suzhou and the whole province. The headquarters economy and logistics economy will play a greater role in the development.
Yang Jianming, the general manager, represented Taicang Port Container Shipping Co., reporting to Luo Shuji and his party about the opening of the container liner at Taicang Port. At present Taicang has a total of 7 foreign trade routes, 3 in Taiwan, 2 in the Kanto Line, 1 in the Kansai Line, and 1 in the Korean Line. There are 5 full container ships. The current volume of containers has grown faster. From the time the line was opened on October 28 last year to the present five months, the box volume has been 50%-60% from the time it was opened, and the actual load-carrying rate has reached 85% this year. By the end of March, it was basically full. Yang Zong stated that Taicang Port Container Shipping Company will earnestly implement the requirements of Luo Shuji, the provincial party committee and the provincial government, and with the care and support of the municipal government of Suzhou City and Taicang City, further emancipate the mind and accelerate the construction of liner routes in Taicang Port. In June, the number of flights to West and Nagoya was increased, and the influence of Taicang Port liners was continuously increased to make new contributions to better serve Jiangsu's “two leads”.