Ships getting too big for Israel’s ports

14.06.2012                      24.Siwan. 5772

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Ships getting too big for Israel's ports

Large cargo ships that ply the world's major trade routes are now much bigger than they were just a few years ago.

Israel may find itself under a "maritime blockade" within the next five years, despite recent investments of NIS 5 billion in local ports.
Large cargo ships that ply the world's major trade routes are now much bigger than they were just a few years ago, and the biggest are unable to enter Israeli ports safely, thus pushing Israel off the maps of major shipping companies….