When is also engaging in container ships loading

When considering the exporting of the containerized
cargo, specially the countries in East Asia dominates the trade. Nearly
two-thirds of the total exporting is accounted by the top ten exporting
counties like china, US, South Korea etc. and the 30 percent of global volumes
of containerized exports are done by Greater China.

When considering the importing, as main exporting
countries USA, Singapore, China, UK, Netherland etc. can be identified.

According
to the UNCTAD Review of Maritime Transport 2017 estimated containerized cargo
flow as below.

As the world’s busiest transshipment port, Port of
Singapore takes a significant place in this container handling. Even though Sri
Lankan ports not that large as a major maritime hub in the Indian Ocean, Sri
Lanka is also engaging in container ships loading and unloading activities.

Some container ship loading and unloading ports are
mentioned in below.

 

Container
Ship Unloading Ports

Port

Country

Port of Orleans

USA

Port of Oakland

USA

Port of Auckland

New Zealand

Port of Singapore

Singapore

Port of Rotterdam

Netherlands

Busan

South Korea

Tokyo

Japan

Port of Colombo

Sri Lanka

Container Ship Loading Ports

Port

Country

Port of Shanghai

China

Shenzhen

China

Ningbo-Zhoushan

China

Hong Kong, S.A.R.

China

Port of Singapore

Singapore

Busan

South Korea

Port of New Orleans

USA

Port of Felixstowe

UK

 
(Bureau)

References

(n.d.). Retrieved from People.hofstra.edu:
https://people.hofstra.edu/geotrans/eng/ch3en/conc3en/containerships.html
Bureau, B. (n.d.). Retrieved from Best Current
Affairs:
https://www.bestcurrentaffairs.com/unctad-report-on-maritime-transport/
gpedia. (n.d.).
Retrieved from http://www.gpedia.com/en/gpedia/Containerization
World Shipping Counsil. (n.d.). http://www.worldshipping.org/about-the-industry/history-of-containerization.

 

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