Shipping trends & fun facts (Page 2)

7 shipping Twitter profiles to follow

7 shipping Twitter profiles to follow

Friday Fun Fact #11: The Philippines produces the most seafarers

Friday Fun Fact #11: The Philippines produces the most seafarers

Friday Fun Fact #10: Two-thirds of ship crews have no communication means in the open sea

Friday Fun Fact #10: Two-thirds of ship crews have no communication means in the open sea

Friday Fun Fact #9: The ports of New York and New Jersey account for over a third of North Atlantic trade

Friday Fun Fact #9: The ports of New York and New Jersey account for over a third of North Atlantic trade

Friday Fun Fact #8: The biggest container ships can hold up to 745 million bananas

Friday Fun Fact #8: The biggest container ships can hold up to 745 million bananas

Shipping container homes

Shipping container homes

Santa's logistics

Santa's logistics

Friday Fun Fact #7: A container ship's engine is 1,000 times more powerful than that of a family car

Friday Fun Fact #7: A container ship's engine is 1,000 times more powerful than that of a family car

Friday Fun Fact #6: The average costs of shipping a bicycle and a can of soda are $10 and $0.01

Friday Fun Fact #6: The average costs of shipping a bicycle and a can of soda are $10 and $0.01

Friday Fun Fact #5: At any time, 20 million containers are crossing the seas

Friday Fun Fact #5: At any time, 20 million containers are crossing the seas