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Korea's Busan Port projects 20 million teu in 2016

Busan Port Authority sees the port on track to reach 20 million teu throughput in 2016 and announces new business initiative to boost global reach.

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South Korea's major Busan Port handled a total 19.45 million teu in 2015, and the port projects that container throughput will rise to 20 million teu in 2016, says the port in a press release.

20 million teu would represent a 2.8 percent increase from 2015, in which the handled volumes consisted of 9.3 million local teu local cargo and 10.1 million international transshipment cargo.

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