Story: Shipping

ANL Euroa at Mt Maunganui, 2015

ANL Euroa at Mt Maunganui, 2015

Container lines have revolutionised the freight business on land and at sea. Some mega-carriers now offer guaranteed sailing dates and door-to-door delivery. 

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Gavin McLean, 'Shipping - The container revolution', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, (accessed 24 April 2024)

Story by Gavin McLean, published 12 Jun 2006, updated 1 Jan 2016