Aug. 16, 2012 (China Knowledge) - Tianjin
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Basic earnings per share for the period were RMB 0.32, more than RMB 0.3 it realized in the same period of last year.
In a statement filed with Shanghai Stocked Exchange, the port operator sees its operation revenue hit RMB 5.98 billion during the six-month period, up 2.11% from a year earlier.
From January to June, Tianjin Port handled 147.07 million metric tons of cargo, 9.11% more than a year earlier, while the company's container throughput climbed 4.46% YoY to 2.93 million twenty-foot equivalent units (TEU) during the period.