The BOC Blast 306 – Delays ex Qingdao


Delays Expected ex-Qingdao Port in April


Due to the celebration of the 70th Anniversary of the People’s Liberation Army of Navy in China, a large-scale naval battleship event will be held on April 23rd, in Qingdao, China.


Controls will be implemented over inland and ocean transportation from April 20th – 23rd. There also will be a suspension of DG (Dangerous Goods) cargo operations for DG classes 1 – 7, from April 15th to April 30th.


Please expect delays to cargo delivery and vessel departure from Qingdao port.


Chinese navy’s 70th birthday parade set to showcase country’s rising sea power

Nautical spectacle will allow country to show off its most advanced warships to an international audience.

More than a dozen foreign navies are expected to join in, including the United States.

(Excerpted from South China Morning Post)