GCTL8.com (FocusAsia Media Ltd)

SHANGHAI, Jan 13 (FAM) – The port of Shanghai moved another record throughput of 37.13 million TEU in 2016, a rise of 1.6 per cent compared to the previous record throughput of 36.54 million TEU in 2015.

Shanghai International Port (Group) Co (SIPG) announced that it has retained its crown as the world’s busiest container port, ahead of its closest rival Singapore port, which has handled 30.9 million TEU in 2016, similar to 2015, according to media reports.