7 missing after ship collisions on Yangtze
Collisions involving three vessels in the section of the Yangtze River in East China's Wuhu city, Anhui province, early Friday morning, May 17, 2013, left seven people missing. Twenty crew members on board the three vessels fell into the water after the collisions on Baimao Waterway. Thirteen of them have been rescued, according to the Yangtze River Maritime Department. The vessels included a tug boat carrying iron ore from Central China's Henan province, and cargo ships carrying steel products and limestone, respectively from Zhejiang province and Jiangsu province. The Ministry of Transport and the ministry's affiliated maritime affairs authorities have sent rescuers and experts for salvage and investigation.
Sinotrans and Keppel to develop bulk & container terminal at Wuhu
Sinotrans announced yesterday that it will cooperate with Keppel Logistics, a Singaporean logistics service provider, to develop and construct a container and bulk goods terminal in Wuhu city, Anhui province, reports yicai.com. Sinotrans and Keppel Logistics will respectively inject 134 million yuan and 140 million yuan into Sinotrans’ subsidiary, Wuhu Sanshan Port. Sinotrans and Keppel will each hold 50-percent stakes in Wuhu Sanshan Port, which will build and operate the container and bulk goods terminal in Wuhu.Upload News