It is not only the carriers
Singapore-based PSA Group from Singapore set a new global record in 2021. Its container volumes handled globally amounted to 91.5 million teu, a surge of 5.6% compared to 2020.
The flagship port complex PSA Singapore contributed the lion's share with 37.2 million teu (+1.6%), also a new mark, while PSA terminals around the world handled 54.3 million teu (+8.4%).
Group CEO Tan Chong Meng spoke of “congestions coupled with sustained recovery in global trade and demand", which the company tackled well "despite the multiple hurdles posed by the global pandemic." PSA’s global network currently includes about 50 locations in 26 countries worldwide. (sh)