World Ports: Port Klang, Malaysia

Our World Ports information series now moves northwest from Singapore, up the Strait of Malacca, to Port Klang in Malaysia.

World Ports: Singapore, Singapore

The Port of Singapore is currently the world's second-busiest port in terms of shipping tonnage, transhipping 1/5 of the world's containers.

World Ports: Cebu, Philippines

Cebu is a First Port of Entry and one of the most important shipping centres in the Philippines.

World Ports: Manila, Philippines

The next country we visit on our World Ports information series is the Philippines, and Manila: the country's largest and busiest harbour.

World Ports: Keelung, Taiwan

Keelung Harbour, is one of Taiwan's two major ports. It is situated at the confluence of the East China Sea and Taiwan Strait.

World Ports: Kaohsiung, Taiwan

Kaohsiung Port is the largest harbour in Taiwan and is located in southern Taiwan, adjacent to Kaohsiung City, and was a natural lagoon.

World Ports: Dalian, China

Dalian Port lies at the southern tip of the Liaodong Peninsula in Liaoning province and is the northern-most ice-free port in China.

World Ports: Tianjin, China

The Port of Tianjin is the largest port in Northern China and the main maritime gateway to Beijing.

World Ports: Qingdao, China

Qingdao Port is situated near Jiaozhou Bay on the Shandong peninsula, neighbouring the Yellow Sea. It consists of four harbour areas.

World Ports: Shanghai, China

In 2010, Shanghai port overtook Singapore to become the busiest container port in the world.

World Ports: Ningbo-Zhoushan, China

The Port of Ningbo-Zhoushan is the busiest in the world in terms of cargo tonnage, handling 888.96 million tons of cargo in 2015.

World Ports: Fuzhou, China

Fuzhou Port acts as a national traffic hinge and is one of the trial direct routes to Taiwan appointed by China’s Ministry of Communication.

World Ports: Xiamen, China

The Port of Xiamen is an important deep-water port. It is ranked the 8th-largest container port in China and 13th in the world.

World Ports: Shantou, China

Shantou Port is a natural river seaport located on the coastline of east Guangdong Province and is one of the major coastal ports in China.

World Ports: Hong Kong, China

Located by the South China Sea, Hong Kong is a deep-water seaport dominated by trade in containerised manufactured products.

World Ports: Shenzhen, China

We look at the Port of Shenzhen, which is a collective name of a number of ports along parts of the coastline of Shenzhen in Guangdong.