East China's Qingdao port and Brazil's state-controlled oil and gas giant Petrobras inaugurated a bonded spot crude oil depot on Wednesday.
The Qingdao West Coast New Area in Shandong province has achieved great results in developing the marine economy over the past few years, officials said.
Chinese research vessel Kexue, or Science, completed its month-long expedition to the western Pacific Ocean and returned to Xiamen, East China's Fujian province, on Saturday.
Four research vessels set out simultaneously on Monday for different seas in Chinese territory, aiming to collect marine research data.
A deep-sea scientific research vessel has been delivered in Shanghai to the Ocean University of China for marine science study.
With strong Chinese representation, this year's edition of the eight-stage Clipper Round the World yacht race is set to prove sailing continues to gain strength on the domestic front.
While still in its infancy, China's cruise market is set to swell over the next decade thanks to a surge in demand and a springboard of favorable policies, Yang Feiyue reports.
Brunei's warship KDB Daruttaqwa has set sail for deployment to Qingdao in China, Busan in South Korea and Changi in Singapore.