How low can they go?

Mangat, Annu
September 2003
Journal of Commerce (1542-3867);9/01/2003, Vol. 4 Issue 35, p42
Deals with the potential need for deeper channels in marine ports in the U.S. as of September 2003, due to increase in ship sizes. Approximate maximum capacity of container ships; Complexity of building large container ships; Factor which contribute to the determination of the size of a container ship; Difficulties and cost of dredging.


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