Longkou Port to Africa general cargo liner routes began in January 2003 . After six years of nurturing, a more mature Africa general cargo loaistics platform has been formed here. At present, Longkou port has general cargo liners which export to Africa 5-6 trips per month and mainly anchored at Luanda, Namibe, Lobito, Pointe-Noire, Douala, Lagos, Dakar, Mombasa, Durban, Djibouti, Tamatave and so on. The Port can charter ships or book shipping spaces according to the customers' requests.
Longkou port has 16 deep-water berths which is more than 10,000-tons class, more than 800 sets of mechanical and equipment, 600,000 square meters of professional goods yard, highway, railway, and so full-functional logistics infrastructure and specialized cargo handling and reinforcement team, which can fully meet the China-African general cargo handling, storage and transportation needs.
Longkou port has the basic resources of the China-African general cargo liner-cement.Making cement as ballast goods and making equipment, machinery, steel and other general cargo in the cabin and deck could effectively meet the African market which demands quantities. At the same time, give full play to the return advantage of the China-African general cargo liner, timber, iron ore, bauxite mine,and other Africa resources has also met industrial development needs in Shandong Province and the surrounding hinterland.
Through the provision of total logistics services, Longkou Port has established a good relationgship of cooperation with more than 200 units, such as CITIC, China Road & Bridge Corporation, ZhongJi Group, China's Water Conservancy and HydroPower, China International Machinery and Equipment Import and Export Company, Zhejiang ZhongSheng and so on and expanded its business to most of China's provinces. Such as Hainan, Hunan, Guangxi, Guangdong, Fujian, Inner Mongolia, Shaanxi, Henan, Hebei, Sichuan, Shanghai, Beijing and Jilin and so on. Longkou port cooperates with many Chinese and foreign companies, and provides adequate and secure transportation for customers.