Taicang Port Container Shipping Co., Ltd. held a grand opening ceremony
On October 28th, 2011, the maiden voyage of container liners of Taiwan, Japan and South Korea by Taicang Port Container Shipping Co., Ltd. was held in Taicang Port Container Terminal III. Shi Heping, the deputy governor, pressed the crystal ball and launched the maiden flight of container liners from Taiwan, Japan and South Korea. With a long-sounding siren, the "Taicang River" liner full of containers slowly drove off the ferry, and the fireworks were blooming and loud, proclaiming the history of Taicang Port having its own shipping company and opening up its own foreign trade routes. The page marks that Taicang Port has truly mastered the initiative of developing foreign trade routes.
Provincial Transportation Holdings Co., Ltd. Chairman and General Manager Yang Genlin, Provincial Transportation Holdings Co., Ltd. Party Secretary Zhang Xinshi, Deputy Director of the Provincial Development and Reform Commission Lin Yifeng, Deputy Director of the Provincial Department of Finance Wang Hanzeng, Deputy Director of the Provincial Department of Transportation Wang Changbao, Vice Mayor of Suzhou City Pu Rongzheng, Director of the Taicang Port Management Committee Wang Zhuming, Taicang City Party Secretary Lu Liusheng, Deputy Secretary of the Municipal Party Committee, Mayor Wang Jianfeng, Standing Committee of the Municipal Party Committee, Director of the Harbor Administrative Committee Qiu Zhende, and Deputy Mayor Xu Mingqiang attended the inaugural ceremony.
Taicang Port Container Shipping Co., Ltd. was established on July 14th and completed all preparations in just three months. On October 28th, Taicang officially sailed to Taicang to Taiwan, Japan and South Korea. This is a major measure to implement the important instructions of the provincial party committee and the provincial government on “accelerating the establishment of a container shipping fleet in this province, vigorously developing international routes, encrypting ocean routes, and continuing to break through ocean routes”. It is a response to the provincial government on July 14, 2010. The specific action on the theme of “Taogang Port as soon as possible to make the Taicang Port a container transport hub for domestic transportation along the Yangtze River, a direct shipping center near the ocean, an ocean transit center, and to achieve the leap-forward development of container transport in Taicang Port” (No. 56).
Taicang Shipping focused on launching 3 foreign trade routes. It is a milestone event in the development of Taicang Port, and it is also the first step for Taicang Shipping to take Taicang Port as the basic port, accelerate the deployment of offshore route network, and strive to break through the ocean route. . With the opening of liner routes, it will surely promote the development of Jiangsu's coastal economy, and it will have a positive effect on solving the current problem of Shanghai's export congestion and the cost reduction and efficiency increase of foreign trade enterprises (Sue, Tin, Chang, Tai, Kun, etc., by Taicang Hong Kong exports will be at least 20-40% cheaper than roads from Shanghai, and the cost of land transportation will be at least 20-40% lower. The promotion of Jiangsu's economically strong provinces will have a positive effect on the development of enterprises and the development of Taicang Port; The economic transformation and upgrading of the southern part of the country and the healthy development of the economy in the Yangtze River Delta have accelerated the development of the modern service industry in Jiangsu, especially the southern part of Jiangsu Province. It is of great significance to the development of the commercial areas on the two sides of the Taiwan Strait and to the Taicang port.
With the development of the business, the liners from Taicang to Taiwan and Japan will be gradually encrypted to one shift per day.