At present, China is the world's first manufacturing of container, and in this area of production has created three first in the world. China container years production capacity has up 5.8 million TEU (standard box), home world first; production container of specifications varieties world first, China container production from dry container to General goods container, and special container, and box type transport car, specifications varieties has up more than 900 multiple, can meet various transport needs; container sales volume world first, world container sales volume is 3.92 million TEU, which China container sales volume has up 3.74 million TEU.
Aftermath of the financial crisis, the global container freight volume to restore the prosperity of the past will not happen overnight, and tends to slowly recover. November 2010 United States import volume over the same period of 2009 the trough, up 14.2%. However, while import volume for the 3rd straight month below the level of the same period in 2008. TEU is November United States import volume fell slightly by 0.9% than in October, but higher than November 09 to 14.23%. Box number, box November imports rose slightly in October compared with 0.2%, rose during the same period compared with 14%. In addition, since 2010, box number, import box 14.2% more than 09 but fell slightly by 1.2% 08. The same period, per TEU, and import volume increased by 15.9%, but fell by nearly 1% from 08.