A single container ship travels the equivalent of three-quarters of the way to the moon and back – in one year..!!
On the occasion of World Maritime Day – 25th September 2014, the infographic contained in this article explores the modern shipping industry, the revolution in safety measures and how you can apply maritime safety principles at home..
World Maritime Day for 2014 is Thursday, 25 September..
The theme for this year’s World Maritime Day is IMO conventions: effective implementation, chosen in order to provide an opportunity to shine a spotlight on those IMO treaty instruments which have not yet entered into force, as well as those for which ratification by more States and more effective implementation would yield significant benefits..