1. Discuss the potential reasons for the selectedport achieving the ranking among the top ten ports in the world.· Why we areselected the Singapore port is better than others. Singapore is a small countryand that area is just 716km2 and population approximately 5567000 butamong the world Singapore is most economical development country .
how is itpossible to Singapore so Singapore used the country’s resources in maximumlevel. The largest sovereign city state. · Singapore is a world busiest port thePort of Singapore offers connectivity to over 600 ports in 123 countries. It is the largest publicly owned port in the world. Theexpansion will add 16 berths with an additional capacity of 14 milliontwenty-foot equivalent units (TEUs). It will increase the total capacity of theport to around 50 million TEUs. The expansion is scheduled to be complete by2013.
· She port controls around 1-5 ofglobal container throughput. The terminals controlled 25.86 million 20 TEUsunits of containers, 471.4 million tons of cargo and one million passengers in2009. A total of 130,575 vessels arrived at the port the same year.· Annually, more than 140,000 ships call at Singapore.
Singapore GDPgrew 8.6% annually on average between 1965 and 1999 and real capita GDP greweightfold from $4000 to $32000+ Maritime and port Authority (MPA) of Singapore.They have approximately 140,000 vessels call at the port of Singapore, 19,000container ships, 21400 tankers and 12200 bulk carriers.· The port is used with 204 quay cranes. Each operatorcan handle six cranes with the help of remote controlled bridge cranes. Thequay cranes have twin-lift capability and can outreach across 22 rows ofcontainers.
· So Singaporeports are help to their GDP growth and Singapore mainly focuses their port .Andanother reasons are focusing Singapore port in our discussion. According to theLinkedIn detailsWorld’s second busiest portWorld’s business hub of transshipment trafficWorld’s biggest bunkering hubRanked first globally in terms of containertrafficUnloaded 2001 containers in 9 hours and 51minutes SoSingapore ports are best among the countries.