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Key Historical Milestones

Modern Terminals owns and operates seven container berths and three barge berths in Hong Kong at Terminals 1, 2, 5 and 9 (South). Terminals 1, 2 and 5 are located in Kwai Chung, whereas Terminal 9 is located across the harbour on Tsing Yi Island. Between them, our terminals cover a total area of 92.61 hectares and have an annual capacity of 7 million TEUs.

1. 1972, Modern Terminals started operations at Terminal 1
2. 1975, Modern Terminals started operations at Terminal 5
3. 1989, Modern Terminals took over Terminal 2
4. 2004, Modern Terminals started operations at Terminal 9 (South)

In June 2014, Modern Terminals celebrated the arrival of our 100 millionth containers.



1972, MTL started operations at Terminal 1
1975, MTL started operations at Terminal 5
1989, MTL took over Terminal 2
2004, MTL started operations at Terminal 9 (South)
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