2018-01-10 12:57:48 and Updated on: 2019-04-12 09:37:05 in Japan - General Port Information
Japan has an disporportionatly large number of ports for its size. Because much of the country is mountainous, that leaves very little land for its population to reside and its industry to grow and hence the extreme importance of its ports. Here is a comparision between land area, number of ports, its population and percent of the land taken up by mountains.
The Ministry of Land, Infrastucture,…