The six busiest container ports in the world
Supply Chain Digital looks at the most important shipping hubs on the planet, a list dominated by terminals in Asia
1 | Port of Busan, South Korea - 19,467,000 TEUs handled in 2015
The Port of Busan lies on the south eastern tip of the Korean Peninsula. Located at the mouth of the Naktong River, the Port of Busan lies on a deep protected bay that faces Japan's Tsushima Islands. It is a metropolitan city under the direct control of South Korea's central government, giving it the effective status of a province.