Q: Is port a location on a coast or shore containing one or more harbors where ships can dock and transfer people or cargo to or from land? ¶
Q: Is port an inland intermodal terminal directly connected by road or rail to a seaport and operating as a centre for the transshipment of sea cargo to inland destinations? ¶
Q: Is port used for river traffic? ¶
A: Yes, such as barges and other shallow-draft vessels.
Q: Is port a? ¶
A: Yes, Ports with international traffic have customs facilities.
Q: Is port the port where cruise-ship passengers board to start their cruise and disembark the cruise ship at the end of their cruise? ¶
Q: Are ports very specific as to what cargo they handle? ¶
Q: Are ports divided into different operating terminals which handle the different cargoes? ¶
A: Yes, and are operated by different companies, also known as terminal operators or stevedores.
Q: Is port the only port that depends on an ocean product? ¶
A: Yes, and depletion of fish may cause a fishing port to be uneconomical.
Q: Are ports known as the "bulk" or "break bulk ports"? ¶
A: Yes, Those ports that handle containerized cargo are known as container ports.
Q: Is port one where the water does not freeze in wintertime? ¶
Q: Is port a port or harbor for landing and distributing fish? ¶
Q: Is port a port on a navigable lake? ¶
A: Yes, and river , or canal with access to a sea or ocean, which therefore allows a ship to sail from the ocean inland to the port to load or unload its cargo.