Busy Nagoya port surpasses Tokyo and Yokohama
NAGOYA (Kyodo) Nagoya's port was the busiest in Japan in 2001,
due largely to record numbers of imports and automobile exports,
according to data released this week by the Nagoya Customs Office.
It is the first time that Nagoya port has handled more goods than
the ports in Tokyo and Yokohama.
Imports were up 5 percent to 2.612 trillion yen, according to
the data. Goods shipped out of the port totaled 6.559 trillion
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