Hong Kong is one of the busiest and most efficient international container ports in the world. It handled 19.8 million TEUs of containers in 2016. The port provided about 330 container liner services per week connecting to around 470 destinations worldwide.
The locations of the major cargo handling facilities, including container terminals, river trade terminal, mid-stream sites, public cargo working areas (PCWAs) and supporting facilities, such as ship repair yards and typhoon shelters, are shown in the above plan.
In 2016, the Kwai Chung-Tsing Yi Container Terminals handled 15.2 million TEUs, representing 77% of the port container throughput. The remaining 23% was handled at mid-stream sites, the river trade terminal, PCWAs, buoys and anchorages, and other wharves.