GCTL8.com (FocusAsia Media Ltd)

TIANJIN, Jan 10 (FAM) – The Tianjin port city ended 2016 with a cargo throughput of 550 million tons, an increase of 1.9 percent year on year, according to Tianjin Port (Group) Co.

The city also handled 14.5 million TEUs (twenty-foot equivalent units) of containers last year, 2.8 percent more than a year earlier, Xinhua reported.