Hong Kong is one of the busiest and most efficient international container ports in the world. It handled 20.8 million TEUs of containers in 2017. The port provided about 320 container liner services per week connecting to around 470 destinations worldwide.
The locations of the major port facilities, including container terminals, the river trade terminal, mid-stream sites, public cargo working areas (PCWAs) and supporting facilities (e.g. shipyards and typhoon shelters) are shown in the above plan.
In 2017, the Kwai Chung-Tsing Yi Container Terminals handled 16.2 million TEUs, representing 78% of the port container throughput. The remaining 22% was handled at mid-stream sites, the river trade terminal, PCWAs, buoys and anchorages, and other wharves.