MARITIME

Maritime Industry Fact

Ships are the least energy intensive of all the transport modes – shipping currently contributes just 4% of the greenhouse emissions from the Australian freight transport system.

(McIntosh, A. Climate Change and Australian Coastal Shipping Discussion Paper Number 97. The Australia Institute, October 2007.)

Rail

The number of containers crossing the nation’s wharves will increase by 150% by 2020. (Source: http://www.infrastructureaustralia.
gov.au/freight/)


PUBLISHED IN Maritime ON November 11, 2011

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