SITC opens to develop smart tech hub at Port of Qingdao

SITC International, a Hong Kong-based shipping logistics company, has inaugurated the SITC Global Shipping Logistics Center near the Port of Qingdao, China, to improve the trade and business environment along the New Silk Road. Qingdao is an important hub for trade along the New Silk Road, China’s $1 trillion plan to improve trade between Asia […]

Qingdao continues with smart port transformation after berths approved

The Qingdao Port Automatic Terminal Phase II is closer to being fully operational after two berths passed inspection tests, boosting the Port of Qingdao’s planned upgrade. In a statement, the Port said the two berths were put into trial operation in November 2019 as part of a project to utilise exponential and environmentally friendly technologies […]

Qingdao launches new port area to cut logistics costs

The Port of Qingdao has said the Dongjiakou Port Area has been officially opened and is now ready to receive commercial vessels. In a statement, the Port of Qingdao said the Dongjiakou Port Area will save approximately $14.2 million (100 million yuan) a year in logistics costs for companies based in and around it. While […]