Shipping containers are stacked at the Port Newark Container Terminal in Newark, New Jersey, USA. The massive facility handles over shipping containers every year and has begun expansion projects that will increase annual capacity to million containers by
The Tanger-Med port in Tangier, Morocco, is one of the world's newest ports and is quickly becoming one of the busiest in Africa. It has 2 container terminals with a capacity of 3 million TEUs and has plans to build a third terminal, bringing the port's total capacity to 8 million containers by 2015. The busy Moroccan port is located in the Gibraltar Strait, which happens to be one of the busiest shipping lanes in the world.