Kwai Chung Container Port, in 1972. Pictures: SCMP

When Hong Kong’s container port almost missed the cargo ship revolution

Hong Kong is home to one of the busiest ports in the world, but that was almost not the case. Lengthy delays and a lack of urgency meant the colony was late to join the container era

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Kwai Chung Container Port, in 1972. Pictures: SCMP
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