On 27 October 2017, the volunteer team and staff representatives from Hutchison Ports Yantian (Yantian) joined a party celebrating Chinese Seniors’ Day with the elderly residents of the Yantian District Social Welfare Centre.
On 21 September 2017, the Shenzhen International Frozen Food Enterprises Symposium was held at Yantian. More than 70 representatives of frozen food enterprises from around the world were in attendance.
Berth#16, with a quay length of 886 metres and water depth alongside of 17.6 metres, has been officially approved by the Transport Commission of Shenzhen Municipality to accommodate 200,000-DWT container vessels.
On 11 August 2017, a total of 24 students from Dalian Maritime University and Shenzhen University successfully completed their three-week summer internship at Yantian with impressive presentations on their projects.
In August 2017, Yantian International Container Terminals received another two new feeder services. Now there are 12 feeder services connect Yantian to ports in the Pearl River Delta region and its periphery.
On 9 July 2017, a group of 15 students and their teachers from Yunnan Dahaicun Hope Primary School arrived in Shenzhen for a week-long summer camp. This was the 12th annual summer camp the company has hosted for these Hope Primary School students.