THE SHIP IS KING

90% of goods are transported by sea, making the ship the king of freight transport.

ONE MILLION EUROS IN FUEL

When a fully loaded ship leaves Shanghai for Spain, it consumes around 1 million euros in fuel.

20 MILLION CONTAINERS

As you read this, 20 million containers are going from one part of the world to another.

23,964 CARS OR 311 MILLION BOTTLES OF RUM.

That many cars or bottles of rum can be carried by the HMM Algeciras, which is the largest container ship in the world.

THE FREIGHT IS SO CHEAP THAT…

The Scots send their own cod 10,000 miles, to be filleted in China and then returned to Scotland.

A CONTAINER CAN BE A SHOPPING MALL

A container can be transformed into a cozy little house 6 or 12 meters high.

A CONTAINER CAN BE A SHOPPING MALL

In Las Vegas there is the downtown container Park: a shopping mall made up of containers.

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