Ports and Logistics

From: Shenzhen Daily | Updated:2023-10-27

Yantian District boasts the world-class deep-water port -- Yantian Port. Yantian International Container Terminals has been honored as “Best Container Terminal in Asia” and “Best Green Container Terminal in Asia”. Currently, there are 20 deep-water berths, with over a hundred ship routes reaching major ports worldwide weekly. More than 90% of large and super-sized global vessels dock at Yantian Port. In 2022, the throughput reached 14.04 million TEUs.


The total area of storage facilities near the port amounts to approximately 2.04 million square meters. Based in Shenzhen and serving South China while facing the world, Yantian International Container Terminals serves as a crucial gateway for China's import and export trade. It is also the preferred port for super-sized vessels in South China, handling over one-third of Guangdong Province's foreign trade and one-fourth of the cargo volume for China's

trade with the United States. The efficient logistics “Golden Channel” further solidifies Shenzhen's position as a vital logistics hub in the Asia-Pacific region, playing a pivotal role in the economic development of both Shenzhen and the Greater Bay Area.