Detailed China port update, week 47

Do you have vessels in China?  Click through the below reports and interactive quarantine map from our teams on the ground. These key reports come directly from our partner in China, the largest, non-state-owned shipping agency in China, Oceanfavor Group.

  • Most ports maintain normal working status, though vessels arriving are subject to stricter and more complex quarantine procedures, taking a remarkabably longer time prior to being allowed to commence cargo work. Such quarantine procedures are updated regularyly, in line with the prevailing epidemic situation.
  • Zhoushan announced 14 days quarantine ban coming into force recently. Vessels which have called at high risk countries in the past 14 days will stay at anchor till 14 days before allowed to berth. Counting begins from the departure date from the last high risk country. Bunkering and fumigation disposal at Singapore Roads can be exempted from this ban by the authorities if vessels are scheduled to call at Laotangshan terminal. Updated high risk countries include: Japan, India, Russia, Indonesia and Brazil. Vessels which have newly joined crew at foreign ports within 14 days before arrival, will also be quarantined for 14 days, counting from date of departure of crew change port.
  • Disposal service for fumigation residues at most Chinese ports are not available due to Covid-19 restrictions, suggest arrange in foreign port before arrival.
  • For the full report, giving all operational information, crew change and the latest local Chinese news, click here

Pilot services suspended in China

One of the benefits of working with local agents means we can bring you the latest information from the ground. Today, (29/11/2022), we have the status on individual port pilot service suspensions caused by the extreme cold weather hitting northern China.

Ports affected

Live port quarantine requirements map for China

The latest information on quarantine requirements in Chinese ports.  Access our live map now, updated constantly with the latest information:  >>> Live quarantine requirements in China

Live port updates in China


Do you have vessels in China and Singapore and need someone who will solve shipping problems before they have even happened? Contact MasOceans SA and together with our local partners, Ocean Favor, your port calls will run smoothly.

Together with Ocean Favor, we manage port calls in Basuo, Beihai, Changshu, Dalian, Dandong, Dongguan, Dongying, Fuzhou / Kemen, Guangzhou, Hongkong, Huanghua, Jiangyin, Jingtang / Caofeidian, Jinzhou, Lianyungang, Longkou, Maoming, Nanjing, Nantong/Rugao, Ningbo Ningde, Panjin, Penglai, Qingdao / Dongjiakou, Qinhuangdao, Qinzhou, Quanzhou, / Meizhouwan, Rizhao, Shantou, Shenzhen, Singapore, Taicang, Taizho,Tianjin, Xiamen, Yangjiang, Yangpu, Yantai, Yingkou, Zhangjiagang, Zhanjiang, Zhapu, Zhenjiang, Zhoushan and Zhuhai.

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