30 Jul 2010 10:03

Dalian crude oil wharf resumes operations after pipeline blast

Shanghai. July 30. INTERFAX-CHINA - Xingang Port in Dalian City, Northeast China, received its first 300,000-dead weight ton (dwt) crude oil carrier on June 28, 12 days after a pipeline explosion halted operations at the port, state media reported July 29.

According to Xinhua news agency, the port's terminals and wharves have all resumed normal operations. However, the two oil pipelines which were damaged in the blast are still being repaired.

- TW