DP World saw its hubs at London Gateway and DP World Southampton handle record volumes of cargo in 2021, the company revealed this week. During the 12-month period, London Gateway saw throughput rise to 1,804,871 twenty-foot equivalent units (TEU) – a 15% increase on the previous annual record set last year, according to DP World. In the same period, DP World Southampton, Britain’s second largest container terminal, handled 1,871,081 TEU, bringing the record rise in volumes at both ports to […]
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