The top ten biggest cruise ships in the world are listed out. There cruise ships are almost three-times the size of the 1988-built Sovereign of the Seas, which is considered to be the first mega-cruise ship, in the history of mankind!
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The top ten of the world’s biggest containerships in 2021 are listed here in this article. Shipping has always been the backbone of the global trade since the dawn of trading and will continue to be so in the coming decades, without which, the global economy would collapse. On paper, more than ten billion tons of cargo are transported every year by sea, which roughly translates to 1.5 tons per person based on world population.
An amendment has been made to China’s Maritime Safety law that requires all sorts of foreign vessels sailing in Chinese-claimed water bodies to give advance notice to Chinese maritime authorities. This law has to be followed from 1st September, 2021. It requires the operators of ships (both commercial and military) carrying radioactive materials, bulk oil, chemicals, liquefied gas and other toxic and harmful substances, nuclear vessels and submersibles to report detailed information before sailing through the Chinese territorial waters.
Ten of the world’s largest shipping companies have been mentioned in this article. Maersk, MSC, CMA-CGM, Hapag-Lloyd and a lot more! Read to know about the world’s biggest shipping company!
The Seawise Giant, also known as Knock Nevis, Jahre Viking, Happy Giant, Oppama and Mont was the largest ship to ever sail. The Supertanker was built in Japan, in the year 1979, and was finally scrapped in 2010, in India. In this article, we take a look at the unrealistic story of the greatest ship ever built!
A Voyage Data Recorder (VDR), which is also known as the ‘Black Box’ of ships has been explained briefly in this article.