Extra 168m teu port capacity needed by 2019

Neil Davidson: Ultra large container ships and new mega alliances are placing significantly greater demands on ports and terminals

As vessels continue to grow and global container port demand rises, terminal operators worldwide will need to invest to produce an additional 168 million teu by 2019, says shipping consultancy Drewry.

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