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Port wins top award

The Port of Felixstowe which has won a top international award Photo: Press Association

The Port of Felixstowe has won the prestigious 'Best Container Terminal in Europe' Award at the Annual Asian Freight & Supply Chain Awards.

The award was presented to the Port at a glittering ceremony held in Beijing.

The prestigious AFSCA awards honour the respective winning organisations for demonstrating leadership as well as consistency in service quality, innovation, customer relationship management and reliability.

The award to the Port of Felixstowe is in recognition of the high quality of service and levels of productivity achieved at the UK's largest container port.

Clemence Cheng, Chief Executive Officer of Hutchison Ports (UK) Limited, owners of the Port of Felixstowe, said:

"We are very pleased to receive this award in recognition of our achievements. This would not have been possible without the strong support of our customers and the relentless pursuit of operational excellence and customer service by our workforce

– Clemence Cheng, Hutchinson Ports UK