World’s largest cargo ship arrives in UK port
The world’s largest cargo ship has arrived in the UK.
By Stephen Wilkie
Published 19th Jun 2022, 11:01 GMT- 1 min read
Updated 19th Jun 2022, 11:02 GMT
The vessel, called the Ever Ace, built in 2021, holds the record for the most containers loaded on to a single ship.
It arrived at the Port of Felixstowe in Suffolk, the biggest and busiest container port in Britain, on Sunday morning.
The 1,300ft (400m) ship is capable of holding 23,992 standard containers.
The vessel, which is operated by Taiwanese shipping company Evergreen Marine Corporation, arrived in the UK from Rotterdam.