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Celebrating Marble Copperplate for Ten Millionth TEU Achivement of Improt and Exprot Container

  • Nationality Republic of Korea
  • Quantity 1
  • Era 1991
  • Exhibition Place -
  • Material rock and metal
  • Size(cm) width 28.0 height 44.5

Made on August 30, 1991 to commemorate the ten millionth container of export/import TEUs

(twenty-foot equivalent units) handled at Jaseongdae Port in Busan.

Jaseongdae Port is Korea’s first eclusive container terminal.

Opened in 1978, it handled 35,203 TEUs in its first ear.

The 2,668TEU container vessel Hanjin Longbeach loaded the ten millionth container.

The shi’s captain was Kim Jong-ho, and the port’s gantry crane operator was Yoo Bong-Seok.