The Port of Singapore ships a fifth of the world's cargo containers, making it the world's second busiest port. Reprinted with permission from Overview by Benjamin Grant, copyright (c) 2016. Published by Amphoto Books, a division of Penguin Random House, Inc. Images (c) 2016 by DigitalGlobe, Inc.
The Port of Singapore is one of the busiest container ports in the world. Singapore has increased the volume of trade flows between both nations. The Port of Singapore in supporting Asia’s container traffic, and the positive role China is playing in increasing regional trade flows.
In 2011, the Port of Shanghai set a historic record, handling over 30 million TEUs, taking the Port of Singapore's title as the world's busiest port with 29,069,000 TEUs; compared to Port of Singapore's 28,431,000.