India has been one of the most important trading hot-spots since the ancient times. The country has some of the oldest sea ports in the world, which made the peninsula extremely busy with ship traffic. Find out seven oldest sea ports of India which have contributed greatly to make the foundation of the shipping industry in the country.
Changes in port ownership and ongoing investment in modernization and expansion are all creating the conditions for what could be a defining year for the global port industry.
A port can be defined as a harbor or an area that is able to provide shelter to numerous boats and vessels. Ports are classified on the basis of several reasons. Learn more about some of the main types of ports found around the world.
Privately owned by the Adani business empire, the Mundra Port of Gujarat has changed the face of the shipping ports across the sub-continental nation. Know more about the shipping port inside the article.
The busiest ports in the world are determined on the basis of the container traffic passing through them. Not all biggest ports in the world are busiest ports. Mentioned in this article are the top ten busiest ports in the world.
In the past few years shipping trade has increased drastically, leading to construction of massive ship ports to handle merchant ships. We bring to you top 10 biggest ports in the world of the year 2011.