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Factors enabling a shrinking world
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Containerisation  and relatively  low fuel costs  have meant that the transport costs for each unit transported is very lo...
Container Traffic (in thousands TEU Twenty foot equivalent containers)  5,780 6,710 7,289 7,316         United States of A...
How far is it from your home to school?
We tend to think of distance in terms of  travel times . Travel times are being reduced because of the increase in  air tr...
Aviation transports more than 2.2 billion passengers annually   Aviation carries over 44 million tonnes of freight annuall...
Enabling Technologies; Information and communication technology. Internet Mobile phones
Products from home country. British, Korean, US section in Tesco Polish shops and Kurnky in UK
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  1. 1. Factors enabling a shrinking world
  2. 13. Containerisation and relatively low fuel costs have meant that the transport costs for each unit transported is very low. It costs around 1500 to 2500 Euros to transport a TEU container from Singapore to Rotterdam.
  3. 14. Container Traffic (in thousands TEU Twenty foot equivalent containers) 5,780 6,710 7,289 7,316     United States of America Long Beach 15 6,064 6,482 7,019 8,176     Belgium Antwerp 14 7,321 7,485 8,470 8,355     United States of America Los Angeles 13 3,308 4,685 6,600 9,200     People's Republic of China Guangzhou 12 4,006 5,208 7,068 9,349     People's Republic of China Ningbo 11 5,140 6,307 7,702 9,462     People's Republic of China Qingdao 10 7,003 8,088 8,862 9,890     Germany Hamburg 9 9,714 9,471 9,775 10,257     Taiwan Kaohsiung 8 6,429 7,619 8,923 10,653     United Arab Emirates Dubai 7 8,281 9,287 9,655 10,791     Netherlands Rotterdam 6 11,430 11,843 12,039 13,270     South Korea Busan 5 13,615 16,197 18,469 21,099     People's Republic of China Shenzhen 4 21,984 22,427 23,539 23,881     People's Republic of China Hong Kong 3 14,557 18,084 21,710 26,150     People's Republic of China Shanghai 2 21,329 23,192 24,792 27,932     Singapore Singapore 1 2004       2005       2006       2007       Country       Port       Rank      
  4. 15. How far is it from your home to school?
  5. 16. We tend to think of distance in terms of travel times . Travel times are being reduced because of the increase in air travel . Also air travel is becoming more affordable. For example in the year 2000 Bratislava to London. £75 by bus 22 hours. 2008 Bratislava to London. £40 by low cost airline 2.5 hours.
  6. 17. Aviation transports more than 2.2 billion passengers annually   Aviation carries over 44 million tonnes of freight annually and 35% of interregional exports of goods by value IATA (International Air Transport Association) 2008
  7. 18. Enabling Technologies; Information and communication technology. Internet Mobile phones
  8. 19. Products from home country. British, Korean, US section in Tesco Polish shops and Kurnky in UK
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