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The World's Busiest Container Ports

World's Busiest Container Ports" *Per country on every continent, based on total number of TEUS handled through the port. Data is listed in thousands of TEU. TEU Capacity measurement used for container ships. Based on Port of the volume of a 20-foot-long (6.1 m) intermodal container. SHANGHAI Busan 17,690 TEUS 2 Port of SINGAPORE Shanghai 33,617 TEUS 5 Port of BUSAN Jebel Ali 13,641 TEUS Klang Singapore 19 Port of 10,350 TEUS 32,240 TEUS JEBEL ALI Port of 13 FACTS KLANG UAE - Most up and coming hub 1) between East & West shipping lanes. Over 70% of containerized %) Shanghal - The busiest X) port in the world. goods travel through Asia. Port of 18 LOS ANGELES Vancouver 2,825 TEUS Port of 40 COLÓN Los Angeles 7,869 TEUS Port of 49 VANCOUVER Colón 3,368 TEUS L.A. PORT FACTS TOP IMPORTS TOP EXPORTS Furniture & Auto Parts Pet Food & Paper Rotterdam 11 Port of ROTTERDAM 11,621 TEUS Hamburg Port of 15 9,302 TEUS HAMBURG Port of 16 Antwerp 8,578 TEUS ANTWERP DID YOU KNOW? Due to its unrestricted depth, the port of Rotterdam is accessible 24/7 to the largest container vessels. Port of 38 SANTOS Cartagena 2,014 TEUS Santos Port of 71 3,446 TEUS CARTAGENA SANTOS PORT FACTS Due to yellow fever, It used E to be called "Port of Death" In the 19th century. Today, It Is Latin Amerlca's largest modern port. Port of 34 SAID Said 4,100 TEUS Port of 54 DURBAN DID YOU KNOW? A container travels 3/4 of the way to the moon and back in one year of regular ocean travel. Durban 2,633 TEUS SOURCES CR's_busiest_container_ports RNKENS

The World's Busiest Container Ports

shared by courtknee on Mar 30
Many of the consumer goods that you purchase and use every day move through ports all around the world. Below, we explore some of the busiest ports in the world by continent.


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