Tangshan ports close for political sessions

Industry News 11:22:25AM Mar 08, 2019 Source:smm

SHANGHAI, Mar 8 (SMM) – Jingtang port and Caofeidian port in Tangshan of Hebei province were required to close from Thursday March 7, to improve air quality during the annual two political sessions in Beijing.

The meetings will last until March 20. It remains unclear when the port closure will end. 

Restriction on steel production in Tangshan also tightened as environmental inspection teams visited the city in recent days. 

Tangshan ports close for political sessions

Industry News 11:22:25AM Mar 08, 2019 Source:smm

SHANGHAI, Mar 8 (SMM) – Jingtang port and Caofeidian port in Tangshan of Hebei province were required to close from Thursday March 7, to improve air quality during the annual two political sessions in Beijing.

The meetings will last until March 20. It remains unclear when the port closure will end. 

Restriction on steel production in Tangshan also tightened as environmental inspection teams visited the city in recent days.