Megaships force continual upgrade of ports

Mr Neelsen said that PTP has spent $400m in 2017 and 2018 so far on infrastructure to ensure that the terminal remains competitive Photo: PublicDomainPictures/Pixabay/CC0 Creative Commons

The continual increase in the size of ships is forcing a relentless upgrade of ports, with the question for ports now being more one of capability than one of capacity.

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