Definition of container port in English:
A port that specializes in handling goods transported in containers.
- The port is a container port to offload freight from ships too big to navigate the canal.
- Felixstowe in Suffolk had become a specialist container port with excellent road links.
- The Bathside Bay development centres on a new container port at Harwich, adjacent to the existing roll-on-roll-off port, which will have a capacity of 1.7 million containers each year.
Definition of container port in:
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