Marine Traffic around the world at the beginning of 2023. From marinetraffic.com. Bookmark this site to get daily versions. You can zoom in to see what’s happening in your area as well as the name and function of the ships.
Its all about moving products and, if some Atlantic developers have their way, there will be more ships and coastal freighters sailing the east coast then ever before. Not only is it more efficient than trucking, it is a cheaper way to move foreign goods up and down the coast to Atlantic markets and beyond. And of course, as can be seen in the image above, there’s the tons of product being shipped across the open oceans each and every day. And with that comes massive ocean pollution on a scale that is disastrous for our oceans.