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City Attributes – A ship-shape logistics hub

Strategically located at the centre of the fast developing Asia-Pacific Region, Hong Kong is one of the world’s busiest container ports and a premier regional hub port.
 
A free-port with efficient customs and sophisticated infrastructure, the city is well-served by international shipping lines, with about 330 container liner services per week connecting to some 470 destinations worldwide. 
 
With 24 berths at nine container terminals, the port operates round-the-clock and has a total annual handling capacity of about 20 million TEUs.
 
The Hong Kong Shipping Register, the fourth largest in the world in terms of gross tonnage, has an excellent reputation for quality.
 
There are over 800 shipping-related companies operating in Hong Kong, providing a wide variety of quality maritime services, ranging from ship agency and management, ship broking, marine insurance and finance, to maritime legal and arbitration services.

Read more: Connected Hong Kong
 

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Last revision date: Mar 23, 2018