Hai Phong Port handles 42 ships during Tet break

(VOVWORLD) - The port of Hai Phong handled 42 ships during Tet, Vietnam’s Lunar New Year holiday, from February 10 to 16. The 42 included 27 container ships (18 foreign and 9 domestic), 14 non-containerized cargo ships and one ro-ro ship.

Hai Phong Port handles 42 ships during Tet break - ảnh 1Goods are loaded at the Hai Phong International Container Terminal (Photo: VNA)

One day after the Tet holiday, the port held a conference to assess its performance during the holiday, set tasks for the new year, and recommend measures to prevent the spread of COVID-19.

This year the port expects to handle 40 million tons of cargo, generating revenues of 95 million USD and a profit of 28 million USD. It will mobilize resources to speed up the construction of two additional berths in Lach Huyen district and continue to upgrade its facilities for better performance.