Tianjin port tests all workers as partial lockdown imposed

Nearly 11,000 nucleic acid samples from port workers have been collected by Tianjin Port Group as a growing Covid-19 outbreak placed the port city to be partially locked down today.

Tianjin Port Group is testing all employees to comply with epidemic control measures, alongside the mass testing of all 14 million Tianjin residents that began on 9 January.

Tianjin is the world’s eighth busiest container port, having handled 18.53 million TEU in 2020.

Thirteen points have been set up within the port...


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