Port of Vancouver hits mid-year record in container volumes

The Port of Vancouver has registered the busiest throughput in container volumes during the first six months of the year.

In particular, the port handled 1.9 million TEU during the first half of 2021, showing an increase of 24% compared to the same period of 2020, and a growth of 15% over the previous record set in 2019.

In addition, imports noted a year-on-year rise of 20%, reaching 989,442TEU, while exports grew by 29% to 954,650TEU.

The Canadian Port accredited this achievement to the...


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