China News Service Qinzhou, November 11 (Wei Jiaxiu) Guangxi Beibu Gulf International Port Group Co., Ltd. (hereinafter referred to as Beibu Gulf Port Group) introduced on the 21st that on the same day, the staff of Chengfeng Warehousing and Logistics Park of Qinzhou Comprehensive Bonded Zone, Qinzhou Port Area, China (Guangxi) Pilot Free Trade Zone successfully carried out futures delivery operations and opened futures delivery procedures on the Zhengzhou Commodity Exchange service platform in batches, marking the official launch of the first manganese-silicon alloy futures delivery in southern China.

A total of 500 tons of manganese-silicon alloy was produced in October this year from the Southern Manganese Industry Group, provided by Guohai Liangshi Capital Management Co., Ltd., assembled from Qinzhou Port and Xingyi, Guizhou, and entered the Chengfeng Warehousing and Logistics Park belonging to the Beibu Gulf Port Group in batches in the form of tons of bags by truck.

According to reports, the first batch of 60 tons of delivered goods meet the delivery standards stipulated in the "National Standard of the People's Republic of China for Manganese-Silicon Alloy" (GB/T4008-2008), and the relevant testing procedures have been completed and the listing and delivery have been carried out.

Qinzhou Port Area of Guangxi Beibu Gulf Port is the largest manganese ore import port in southern China and the second largest in China. In recent years, Qinzhou Port has maintained its position as the first port of receiving and unloading imported manganese ore in southern China, with an average annual throughput of about 787.<> million tons of manganese ore in the past three years, radiating to Lingang and the hinterland of southwest China.

"For a long time, the manganese-silicon futures delivery business has been in the north, and there is no actual delivery position of manganese-silicon in the south." Gan Chengzhi, manager of the business department of Qinzhou Terminal Co., Ltd. of Beibu Gulf Port, said that the company actively promotes the formation of a "port-industry-park" linkage development model of port loading and unloading, manganese ore processing, warehousing and logistics, and coordinates the completion of the qualification of manganese-silicon delivery warehouse in Chengfeng Warehousing and Logistics Park, fills the gap of manganese-silicon delivery warehouse in the south, and helps the construction of the new western land-sea channel, the international gateway port and the international hub seaport of Beibu Gulf.

Chengfeng Warehousing and Logistics Park is the first comprehensive bonded park built by Beibu Gulf Port Group in the Qinzhou Port Area of the Free Trade Zone, covering an area of 353.52 acres, with 6 warehouses and 6 yards, with a total storage capacity of 12,126540 tons and a total area of 5,<> square meters. (ENDS)