Pearl River Delta ports brace for Super Typhoon Saola

Ports in Hong Kong and China’s Guangdong province have halted operations since yesterday evening as super typhoon Saola expects to make landfall later today (1 September).

Hongkong International Terminals, part of Hutchison Ports and COSCO Shipping Ports, said that gating of empty and laden containers had been suspended since 5pm local time on 31 August.

Another of Hutchison’s box terminal operators, Yantian International Container Terminal, based in Shenzhen in Guangdong province, said that it...

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