Kobe, Osaka ports upgrade cranes, pursue 200 thousand teus

Larger cranes are key to the Port of Osaka's plans to increase throughput.The Kobe-Osaka International Port Corp. plans to install 11 ship-to-shore cranes so that it can better handle mega-ships and increase traffic through the ports by 200,000 teus over the next three years.The ports hope the new cranes will boost...

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