World's largest shipping alliance launches new route linking China, Europe

Ocean Alliance, the world's largest container shipping alliance in carrying capacity, launched a new route linking northern China and Europe at Tianjin Port on Friday.

As the first foreign trade ocean lane opened at the port this year, the route aims to improve the maritime transport corridor between the Beijing-Tianjin-Hebei area and Europe and better serve the dual-circulation development paradigm, Beijing Daily reported.