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DURBAN - 5 July 2012 - The largest container ship to ever enter a South African port is slowly nudged into position at Pier 1 of the Durban Container Terminal. The MSC Sola weighs in at 131,771 tons and is three-and-a-half rugby fields long. It is capable of carrying 11,660 standard containers when fully laden. Picture: Giordano Stolley/Allied PIcture Press/APP

DURBAN - 5 July 2012 - The largest container ship to ever enter a South African port is slowly nudged into position at Pier 1 of the Durban Container Terminal. The MSC Sola weighs in at 131,771 tons and is three-and-a-half rugby fields long. It is capable of carrying 11,660 standard containers when fully laden. Picture: Giordano Stolley/Allied PIcture Press/APP

Credit: Giordano Stolley/Allied Picture Press/APP
Date: 5 Jul 2012
City/Location: Durban
Country: South Africa
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Keywords:
Maritime
ship
shipping
tugs
containerisation
trade
imports
exports
KwaZulu-Natal
Port Natal
water
vessel
Transnet
Mediterranean Shipping Company S.A