Best answer: What was a major shipping port on the east African coast?

Kenya is an important African country for of internal and international export-import business. And one of its important benefits is the Mombasa port. It is one of the largest ports in East Africa and even if it has its struggles, remains like that year after year.

What are the major ports on the East Coast?

The New York and New Jersey Port is the biggest port on the East Coast, receiving 72 percent of the first port of calls.

Which is the best port in Africa?

Top 10 Ports in Africa

  • Port Durban. This is the busiest port in Africa. …
  • Port of Richards Bay. Port Richards Bay is one of the largest ports in the entire world and is around 40 years old! …
  • Port Kenya Mombasa. …
  • Port Dar Es Salaam. …
  • 5 Port Of Beira. …
  • Port Djibouti. …
  • Port Suez Canal Container Terminal. …
  • Port Lagos.

Which state has the most ports?

List by 2013 figures

Rank (by total trade) Port name State
1 Port of South Louisiana Louisiana
2 Port of Houston Texas
3 Port of New York and New Jersey Port Newark New Jersey New York
4 Port of Beaumont Texas
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