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SHANGHAI, Jun 27 (FAM) – Phase 4 construction of the Yangshan Deep-Water Port, which is under installation and commissioning, is planned for trial operation by the end of the year.
As the core of the Shanghai International Shipping Center, the automated port is the largest in the world in terms of both scale and size.
The fourth phase has seven berths along a 2.35-kilometer quayside. After it is put into operation, the phase-4 port will have a handling capacity of four million TEUs per year and container volume will eventually be increased to 6.3 million TEUs per year.