Changde Promotes Cooperation with Shenzhen Yantian Port Group
On Dec.16th, Vice Mayor Tang Zuoguo conducted a special scheduling meeting on issues related to traffic control.
On November 4, Changde Municipal People’s Government signed a strategic cooperation framework agreement with Shenzhen Yantian Port Group Co. Ltd.. According to the agreement, the two parties will jointly develop Changde Port, striving to build it into a first-class inland river port in China. They aim to take Changde Port as a center to enhance the comprehensive competitiveness of the city in the field of shipping and port economy. In accordance with the requirements of the agreement, the city quickly established a coordination team for the preparation of the overall planning and assessment work related to the port. In the meeting, Vice Mayor Tang heard the reports about the cooperation between the two parties made by Yantian Port Group and Changde Municipal Transportation Bureau.
Vice Mayor Tang required that the office of the coordination team should assign special personnel to deal with issues related to the cooperation. And communication among Yantian Port Group, relevant bureaus and departments at various levels should be strengthened. Illegal wharves must be closed within this year. As for the integration of the legal cargo transport terminals, surveys and researches should be conducted. The city and YT Port should further promote the cooperation to make sure that it is to be implemented as soon as possible.
Vice Mayor Tang also listened to reports from various municipal bureaus and departments and dispatched the planning of key transportation projects of the “14th five-year-plan” period.
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Translator: Guo Weifeng
Chinese source: www.changde.gov.cn