Port of Weihai
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Port of Weihai is a seaport in Shandong, People's Republic of China.
The port is on the Yellow Sea in the vicinity of Weihai, east end of Shandong Peninsula.
In 2019, the Weihai Port Group was acquired by the Qingdao Port Group to merged its operations and save costs. It was part of a larger merger done by the Shandong Port Group to consolidate resources and operations from Qingdao Port, Yantai Port, Rizhao Port and the Bohai Bay Port Group.
In 2020, an expansion project to add more area and capacity to the Weihai Port began construction. It is unclear whether this will add to the coal capacity as well.
- Operator: Weihai Port Group Co.
- Location: Weihai, Shandong province, China
- Coal Capacity (Tonnes per year): 5 million
- Status: Operating
- Type: Imports
- Coal source: Australia
Articles and resources
- "Qinhuangdao Port Global Research," UBS, 15 January 2014
- "China's Qingdao Port and Weihai Port to merge operations". Ship Technology. 2019-07-10. Retrieved 2021-07-23.
- "Weihai Port was allocated to Qingdao Port Group gratis - Echemi.com". Echemi. 2019-07-23. Retrieved 2021-07-23.
- "Integrated development gives Weihai Port a boost". China Daily. 2020-06-19. Retrieved 2021-07-23.
- "Shandong Port Weihai Port Capacity Expansion and Transformation Project Started--Seetao". Seetao. 2020-05-28. Retrieved 2021-07-23.