Supply Chains

Here's what the shipping container has done for globalization 

Asian countries dominate container traffic. Image: REUTERS/Piroschka van de Wouw

Nick Routley

Creative Director & Writer, Visual Capitalist

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Image: Containerisation International, Port of Los Angeles, TheGlobalEconomy.com, International Organisation for Standardisation.
Image: Containerisation International, Port of Los Angeles, TheGlobalEconomy.com, International Organisation for Standardisation.
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Image: Containerisation International, Port of Los Angeles, TheGlobalEconomy.com, International Organisation for Standardisation.

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China leads the way with close to a 1/4 billion containers passing through their ports annually. Image: Visual Capitalist
Image: Containerisation International, Port of Los Angeles, TheGlobalEconomy.com, International Organisation for Standardisation.

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