Jingdong (JD) Cloud will set up a regional center in Chongchuan district, Nantong, East China’s Jiangsu province.
Tiankun, the largest heavy-duty self-propelled dredger in Asia, made its maiden voyage from Lianyungang, East China’s Jiangsu province, on March 12.
Nantong Port handled 60,600 twenty-foot equivalent units in February, with the accumulated number in the first two months reaching 150,000 TEU.
Hot business opportunities were flavor of the day at an India-China (Nantong) investment and tourism cooperation promotional conference, on March 5.
A ceremony marking the launch of 29 projects was held in Nantong Economic and Technological Development Zone on March 1.
Zhongtian Technology, a Nantong-based cable manufacturer, has become highly valued for its quality products and services since it entered the Indonesian market in 2006.
Nantong reported a year-on-year rise in foreign trade of 13.2 percent for January, 7.6 percent higher than the average for Jiangsu province.
Throughput at Nantong Port reached 24.28 million tons in January, marking an increase of 20.4 percent compared to the same period last year.